Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EttalAbbey St. Mariae Himmelfahrt Choir - DomeFrieze (Putti)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Stella matutina (Morning star)
Further details
This composition probably refers to Mary as the morning star, announcing the rising of Christ, the sun
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
1784 - 1785
LOCATION
Ettal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 2, Munich 1981, p. 289
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ettal Abbey
Contact
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