Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Stations of the Cross
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Passover The food for the Passover meal on the table
Life of Christ
Passion CyclesStations of the CrossBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung (Josef Grass and Georg Zelger, c1780, incomplete, with emblems)Stations 11 and 12
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 12:6: The slaughtered Passover lamb prepared for the mealType for the Crucifixion
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Crucifixion with Exod. 12:6: The slaughtered Passover lamb prepared for the meal
Further details
Inspired by Stations of the Cross from St Peter's in Munich (Heinrich Karth, 1776)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Grass, Josef Franz Xaver (born 1737, died 1788-1789) and Zelger, Georg (active by c1780)
DATE
circa 1780
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the shrine administration
Contact
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