Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Paintings on the outsidePanel 3
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesBirkensteinHistory of the PilgrimageThe priest who was reluctant to allow for public veneration of the statue falls ill, is miraculously healed, and begins building the chapel
Further details
This detail probably show the now-healed priest coming to the owner of the statue and agreeing to build a chapel for its veneration
ARTIST/CREATOR
Weidinger, Johann Georg (active by 1761)
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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