Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Sacristy
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy AnnunciationEmblem CyclesBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung, Sacristy cupboards (3rd quarter 18th century, emblems on Annunciation and Incarnation)
Ministry TeachingChrist with Mary and MarthaAdaptations
Saints
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist LifeBirth and NamingIllustrations of the Benedictus
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
Religious objects or symbolsSteps into heaven
Further details
The text beneath reads 'She brings God to us, so that we are brought to God', the text above has quotations from Lc. 10:24 (Maria optimam partem elegit - Mary hath chosen the best part) and Lc. 1:78 (in quibus visitavit nos, oriens ex alto - in which the Orient from on high hath visited us)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
3rd quarter 18th century
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
18
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