Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Painting at the entrance
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Psalms 101-150 (Vulg.) Psalm 110 (Vulg.), 111 (AV): Confitebor tibi
Ecclesiasticus Ecclus. 24:24: Ego mater pulchrae dilectionis et timoris et agnitionis et sanctae spei (I am the mother of fair love and of fear and of knowledge and of holy hope)
Angels
Various activitiesReading
Further details
The text in black is badly damaged, it probably referred to Ps. 110: 4: He hath made a remembrance of his wonderful works; the text in red reads: A mother of understanding (Ecclus. 24:24)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Grass, Josef Franz Xaver (born 1737, died 1788-1789)
DATE
1761
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the shrine administration
Contact
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