Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EttalAbbey St. Mariae Himmelfahrt Nave - DomeEast: The Trinity, the Virgin Mary, and St Benedict
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Images of Christ
Risen Christ With cross
Risen Christ With flag
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesEttal, Frau StifterinDepictions in Ex votos and other works of art
Saints
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) Single figure
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) AttributesGlass with serpent emerging from it
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) AttributesOrb (not shining)
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) AttributesStar or crown of stars
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) AttributesBook (Rule)
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) AttributesCrowns
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) Benedict as father of Western MonasticismBenedict with saints of the Benedictine order
Groups of Saints Saints from the same orderBenedictinesEttal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt, Dome (Johann Jakob Zeiller, 1748-1752, most saints without individual attributes))St Benedict
Trinity
With Father and Son seated and the Spirit as a Dove
God the Father
Single figure
Further details
The Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei, p. 302, tentatively links the crowns to Benedict's noble descent or to his virtues, but does not identify any other examples of them
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zeiller, Johann Jakob (1708-1783)
DATE
1748 - 1752
LOCATION
Ettal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 2, Munich 1981, pp. 286-288, 296-312, no. A
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ettal Abbey
Contact
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