Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Paintings on the outsidePanel 1
GODS & MYTHS
Worship of Pagan Gods
Pagan gods contrasted with Christian images
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsStag
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 8 (Vulg. and AV): Domine, Dominus noster
Jeremias (A.V. Jeremiah) Prophecy of exile and return (Hier. 11-12)Hier. 11:16: Olivam uberem, pulchram, fructiferam, speciosam (A plentiful olive tree, fair, fuitful, and beautiful)
Ezechiel (A.V. Ezekiel) God as shepherd of Israel (Ez. 34)
Osee (A.V. Hosea)Os. 1:14: Lactabo eam (I will allure her)
Life of Christ
Ministry Teaching'Suffer the little children to come unto me' (Mt. 19:14, Mc. 10:14)
Ministry ParablesThe treasure hidden in the field (Mt. 13:44)
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesBirkensteinHistory of the PilgrimagePilgrims come to pray at a Bildstock atop a large rock
Angels
Various activitiesHarvestingMiscellaneous
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
World
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalShepherdsShepherd in prayer
Miners Digging in a mine
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Weidinger, Johann Georg (active by 1761)
DATE
1761
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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