Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Sacristy
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Adaptations
Life of Christ
Infancy AnnunciationEmblem CyclesBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung, Sacristy cupboards (3rd quarter 18th century, emblems on Annunciation and Incarnation)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (outside books)Panel and Canvas PaintingsBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung, Sacristy cupboards (3rd quarter 18th century, primary on the incarnations, many images show liturgical objects, probably fragment of a larger series)
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Objects for crafts and tradePrinting Press
SOCIAL LIFE
Art
Artists at workPrintmaking
Further details
The image shows the printing of an image of the sun from a copperplate, the lemma beneath means 'Willing was accomplishing', it is connected with the 'Be ... made' from Genesis quoted in the corner. The text above quotes Lc. 1:38 (mihi fiat ...) and probably also Dan. 2:34 (lapis since manibus)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
3rd quarter 18th century
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
14
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the shrine administration
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk