Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
AugsburgSt. Ulrich und Afra (Catholic) Treasury
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
IvoryAugsburg, St. Ulrich und Afra (box with biblical scenes, primarily after Virgil Solis, Nuremberg, c1570-15780)
Old Testament
Esther Esther's intercession with Assuerus (Esth. 4 - 5:8) Esther comes before Assuerus who touches her with his sceptre (Esth. 5:1-2)
Esther Esther uncovers Aman's plot to Assuerus (Esth. 7) Aman is hanged from the gibbet prepared for Mardochai (Esth. 7:10)
Further details
Some figures after the Old-Testament illustrations of Virgil Solis (1560)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Nuremberg after Solis, Virgil, the elder (1514-1562)
DATE
circa 1570 - 1580
LOCATION
Augsburg, St. Ulrich und Afra
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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