Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenUniversitätAula ('Goldener Saal')Ceiling - West side (temple of Wisdom)
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Archbishops and Bishops by DioceseAugsburg (Diocese) Clemens Wenceslaus von Sachsen (1739-1812, Archbishop of Trier and Bishop of Augsburg 1768)
Archbishops and Bishops by DioceseAugsburg (Diocese) Joseph von Hessen-Darmstadt (1699-1768, Bishop of Augsburg 1740)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Bible 3 Kings 10:18-20: Mary on the Throne of Solomon (flanked by 14 lions)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Bible Prov. 9:11: Mary in the house of Wisdom (with seven pillars)
Saints
Saints A - ZThomas Aquinas (OP) Single figurewith sun on chest
Saints A - ZThomas Aquinas (OP) As patron saint of the Faculty of Theology
Saints A - ZCosmas and Damian Cosmas or Damian alone (identity uncertain)
Saints A - ZPantaleon Single figureWith other saints
Saints A - ZFrancis Xavier (SJ) Single figure
Saints A - ZFrancis Xavier (SJ) As patron saintof the Faculty of Philosophy
Saints A - ZIves (Ivo, Yves) Hélory Single figure
Saints A - ZIves (Ivo, Yves) Hélory As patron of the Faculty of Law
Groups of Saints Patron Saints of ProfessionsPatrons of University FacultiesDillingen, Universität, Aula, ceiling (Johann Anwander, 1762)
Ecclesiastical objects
Candles Candles carried by the faithful
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Holy Roman Empire Lower Nobility and PatriciansOettingen (Swabia, Counts, later Princes)
Clergy BishopsAugsburgJohann Philip Ignaz von Hessen-Darmstadt (1699-1768, Bishop of Augsburg 1740-1768)
Clergy BishopsAugsburgClemens Wenceslaus von Sachsen (1739-1812, Archbishop of Trier and Bishop of Augsburg 1768)
Clergy BishopsAugsburgHeinrich V von Knöringen (1570-1646, Bishop of Augsburg 1598)
Clergy BishopsAugsburgOtto Truchseß von Waldburg (1514-1573, Bishop of Augsburg 1543)
SOCIAL LIFE
Warfare
Soldiers Infantrywith rifle
Soldiers InfantryHussars
Further details
The shield at the top right has not been identified
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anwander, Johann (1715-1770)
DATE
1762
LOCATION
Dillingen (Donau), Universität
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Contact
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