Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren SS. Theodor und Alexander Furnishings of the pre-Baroque churchAltar with Passion scenes and some typological models (Eastern Swabia)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Passover The Passover Meal and its preparation (Exod. 12:8-11)
Life of Christ
Passion CyclesSculpturesOttobeuren, SS. Theodor und Alexander, several fragmentary cycles from the Pre-Baroque churchReliefs from one or several altarpieces (Eastern Swabia, Mid-16th century)
Further details
It is not clear if these sculptures, grouped together by Lieb for stylistic reasons, belonged to one or to several altarpieces.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Swabian Lieb suggests Eastern Swabia, perhaps Mindelheim or Kaufbeuren
DATE
mid 16th century
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), Kunstsammlungen der Abtei
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
1
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Norbert Lieb, Ottobeurer Bildhauer- und Kunstschreinerarbeiten des 16. Jahrhunderts. Beiträge zu Hans Kels d.J. und Thomas Heidelberger, Münchner Jahrbuch der Bildenden Kunst NS 12 (1937-1938), pp. 50-64, p. 63
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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