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
Grateful Memory (Memoria Grata)
Arts
Artes LiberalesSupplementary ArtesPhilosophia
Allegorical cycles
Ottobeuren, Benediktinerabtei, Corridors (1725)
Further details
Dischinger interprets this as 'Memoria grata', Lieb tentatively as 'Philosophy'
ARTIST/CREATOR
Maini, Andrea (active 1717-1725 in Germany) (and workshop)
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. 410, no. 36-R; 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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