Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren Abbey - School and guest quarters Ground Floor - Corridor in the north wing (Room 45a)Busts of Emperors (Andrea Maini, 1719-1725)
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient Roman emperors CyclesOttobeuren, Benediktinerabtei, West and North Wings, Corridor (Andrea Maini, 1717-1726)
Ancient Roman emperors Avitus (455-456)
Further details
The image is today labelled as 'Aetius' - however, according to the sequence of rulers should be Avitus, and Aetius never held the title of emperor
ARTIST/CREATOR
Maini, Andrea (active 1717-1725 in Germany) (and workshop)
DATE
1719 - 1726
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), Benediktinerabtei
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
81
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Gabriele Dischinger et al., Ottobeuren: Barocke Bildwelt des Klostergebäudes in Malerei und Plastik, vol. 2, Sankt Ottilien 2014, p. 416
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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