Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
AugsburgDom Cloister - West wingBay 2 (from North) - West wall
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Provosts and CanonsAugsburg, CathedralBeringen, Heinrich von (died 1327)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child With saintsWith two saints
Virgin and Child With supplicant
Saints
Saints A - ZMary Magdalene Single figure (not penitent)With ointment jarWithout book
Saints A - ZCatherine of Alexandria Single figureWithout sword, with unbroken wheel
Further details
This is not an epitaph but commemorates the endowment of celebrations for the feasts of SS Catherine (by a group of Canons - it is unclear for whom of them the priest next to St Catherine stands) and Mary Magdalen (by Heinrich von Beringen, who is probably depicted next to her)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Augsburg
DATE
circa 1317 - 1320
LOCATION
Augsburg, Domkreuzgang
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Karl Kosel, Der Augsburger Domkreuzgang und seine Denkmäler, Sigmaringen 1991, pp. 299-302, no. 288
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the Summus Custos of the Cathedral
Contact
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