Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EttalAbbey St. Mariae Himmelfahrt Confessionals
GESTURES & EXPRESSION
Surprise
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZMargareta of Cortona As penitent
Saints A - ZMargareta of Cortona AttributesCilice
Saints A - ZMargareta of Cortona LifeFinding her lover dead
Groups of Saints Penitents CyclesEttal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt, Confessionals (workshop of J. B. Straub, 1752-1762)
Further details
The gesture of the putto on the left may allude to St Margareta finding ther rotting corpse of her lover
ARTIST/CREATOR
Straub, Johann Baptist (1704-1784) (workshop)
DATE
circa 1752 - 1762
LOCATION
Ettal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ettal Abbey
Contact
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