Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Paintings on the outsidePanel 4
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Adaptations of the Fall
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) The Ark returns to Jerusalem (2 Kings 6-7) The ark is brought from Obededom's house to Jerusalem (2 Kings 6:12)
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesBirkensteinHistory of the PilgrimageAfter the chapel was built, pilgrims started arriving in 1673, and in 1692 an extension was added
Further details
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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