Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren Abbey - School and guest quarters Ground Floor - Corridor in the west wing (Room 45)Personifications in the north half (from the centre)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Glory (Gloria)
Benefit (Beneficio)
Allegorical cycles
Personifications in Murals or SculpturesOttobeuren, Benediktinerabtei, Corridors (1725)
Further details
Dischinger speaks of 'Gloria', Lieb refers to images of 'Beneficio' and 'Honor' - a number of Allegories in the south half of the west wing and in the south wing could not be photographed
ARTIST/CREATOR
Spiegler, Franz Joseph (1691-1756)
DATE
1725
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), Benediktinerabtei
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. 408, no. 29-F; Norbert Lieb, Die barocke Architektur- und Bilderwelt des Stifts Ottobeuren, in Ottobeuren, Augsburg 1964, pp. 307-378, p. 363
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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