Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultNE section - Europe
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthContinents FourCyclesDillingen, Studienkirche (Jesuit saints in four continents, Thomas Christian Scheffler, 1751) → Europe
PORTRAITS
Clerics
TheologiansLuther, Martin (1483-1546)
TheologiansCalvin, Jean (1509-1564)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesMontserrat, 'La Moreneta'
Devotions to the Virgin Mary Rosary Saints giving out RosariesJohn Francis Regis
Devotions to the Virgin Mary Sodalities of Our Lady (Congregationes de B.M.V.) Generic
Saints
Saints A - ZIgnatius of Loyola (SJ) LifeIgnatius leaves his armour at shrine of Our Lady of Montserrat
Saints A - ZFrancis Borgia (SJ) Various activitiesInstructing members of a Sodality of Mary
Saints A - ZJohn Francis Regis (SJ) Various activitiesHanding out rosaries
Saints A - ZPetrus Canisius (SJ) Symbolic imagesTrampling Luther and Calvin
Groups of Saints Saints from the same orderJesuitsDillingen, Studienkirche (Jesuit saints on the four continents, Thomas Christian Scheffler, 1751)Europe
Miscellaneous
Religious satireCatholic, anti-Protestant (general)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
SpainNobilityLoyola
SOCIAL LIFE
Education
UniversitiesDillingenArms
UniversitiesDillingenRector's insignia
UniversitiesDillingenMaces
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Scheffler, Thomas Christian (or Christoph Thomas, born 1699 or 1700, died 1756)
DATE
1751
LOCATION
Dillingen (Donau), St. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
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RELATIONS
Database 'Erdteilallegorien'
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk