Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren Abbey - Abbot's winter apartment (second floor) State Bedroom (Room 244)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Angels
Musicians
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Clergy Monasteries, Canonries, Abbots and ProvostsOttobeurenRupert Neß (1670-1740, Abbot 1710-1740)
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsPercussionTriangle
Further details
The rings on the triangle allude to abbot Rupert's arms
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ruffini, Joseph (active by 1711, died 1749)
DATE
1719
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, pp. 272-273
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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