Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren Abbey - School and guest quarters Ground Floor - Corridor in the north wing (Room 45a)Personifications (from West to East)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Peace (Pax)
Diligence (Diligentia)
Vigilance (Vigilantia)
Allegorical cycles
Personifications in Murals or SculpturesOttobeuren, Benediktinerabtei, Corridors (1725)
Further details
Dischinger interprets this as 'Diligenza', Lieb tentatively as both 'Peacefulness' and 'Vigilance'
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. 413, no. 46-F; Norbert Lieb, Die barocke Architektur- und Bilderwelt des Stifts Ottobeuren, in Ottobeuren, Augsburg 1964, pp. 307-378, p. 364
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
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