Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
AugsburgDom Outer South aisleVault
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesThe Wise and Foolish VirginsThe Wise and Foolish Virgins as groups
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child With flowersUnidentified
Further details
This probably alludes to the Wise Virgins although there are only four of them (perhaps the Virgin Mary on the boss is deemed to be the fifth) and no Foolish Virgins
ARTIST/CREATOR
Swabian
DATE
circa 1335 - 1343
LOCATION
Augsburg, Dom (Bay 2 (from East))
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Denis A. Chevalley, Der Dom zu Augsburg (Die Kunstdenkmäler von Bayern, NS 1), Munich 1995, p. 47
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the Summus Custos of the Cathedral
Contact
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