Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Gars am InnSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (former Canonry, only partially photographed) Nave - vault
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Church FathersAugustine LifeVision of being nourished by Christ's blood and Mary's milk
Further details
The rays of blood and milk were omitted when the 19th-century copy was made
ARTIST/CREATOR
Albrecht, Benedikt (1655-1730) and Kendlbacher, Johann Eustachius (1662-1725) Probably most figures by Kendlbacher
DATE
1712 In 1895-1897 the vault had to be rebuilt, the paintings were replaced by copies
LOCATION
Gars am Inn, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 8, Munich 2002, p. 108, no. E
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk