Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
AugsburgDom MarienkapelleDome - Seasons and lantern
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Time
Seasons Cycles1721 - Hans Georg Bergmüller and Francesco de Gabrieli (Augsburg, Dom, Marienkapelle, Seasons and Marian feasts)
Seasons Individual Spring
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 2:12: Sponsus: Flores apparuerunt in terra nostra ... vox turturis audita est in terra nostra (Bridegroom: The flowers have appeared in our land ... the voice of the turtle is heard ...) First part of verse: Flores apparuerunt in terra nostra (The flowers have appeared in our land)
Life of Christ
Infancy Annunciation Angel flyingAngel holding nothing
Virgin Mary
Devotions to the Virgin Mary Feasts of the Virgin Mary - CyclesAugsburg, Dom, Marienkapelle (Johann Georg Bergmüller, 1721, Marian feasts in the Four Seasons)
Further details
Largely destroyed in World War II, reconstructed in 1987-1988 based on prints by Hieronymus Sperling in Bergmüller's 1723 Anthropometria
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bergmüller, Johann Georg (1688-1762)
DATE
1721
LOCATION
Augsburg, Dom
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Denis A. Chevalley, Der Dom zu Augsburg (Die Kunstdenkmäler von Bayern, NS 1), Munich 1995, pp. 335-338
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RELATIONS
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Copy in the Anthropometria)
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the Summus Custos of the Cathedral
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk