Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EttalAbbey St. Mariae Himmelfahrt Nave - DomeNorth: Benedictine Monks
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZBernard of Clairvaux (OCist) Single Figure
Saints A - ZMagnus of F├╝ssen Single figure
Saints A - ZPlacidus (OSB) Single figure
Saints A - ZHermannus Contractus (OSB)
Groups of Saints Saints from the same orderBenedictinesEttal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt, Dome (Johann Jakob Zeiller, 1748-1752, most saints without individual attributes))Monks (Benedictines and other orders following St Benedict's rule)
Further details
The saint with the sword is probably St Placidus
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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