Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Nave - right wallPaintings
GESTURES & EXPRESSION
Falling
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Ministry MiraclesWedding feast at CanaWaterpots only
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesBirkensteinDepictions in Ex votos
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Speculum justitiae (Mirror of justice)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Sedes sapientiae (Seat of wisdom)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Virgo clemens (Virgin most faithful)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Virgo potens (Virgin most merciful)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Mater admirabilis (Mother most admirable)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Mater divinae gratiae (Mother of divine Grace)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Sancta Dei Genitrix (Holy Mother of God)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Sancta Trinitas unus Deus (Holy Trinity One God)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto CyclesBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung (several cycles)Ex votos (Sebastian Troger, c1765-1769)
Trinity
As a symbolTriangle with three flames
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalFruit-picking
Accidents and disasters
Accidents with carts
Further details
Invocations partially hard to read. Top: Sancta Trinitas (three flames), left-hand side: probably Sancta Dei Genitrix (sun), Virgo potens (armour), Speculum iustitiae, right: probably Mater Divinae gratiae (fountain), Mater admirabilis (limbs), Virgo clemens (waterpots), Sedes sapientiae
ARTIST/CREATOR
Troger, Sebastian (recorded 1760, died 1792)
DATE
circa 1765 - 1769
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the shrine administration
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk