Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultSE section - Asia
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
JapanTakahisa, Shimatsu (1514-1572)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child Child blessing
Iconography of the Virgin MaryImmaculate ConceptionVirgin Mary alone crushing the serpent's head
Iconography of the Virgin MaryImmaculate ConceptionVirgin Mary, with lilies
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis Xavier (SJ) LifePrince Shimatsu Takahisa venerates an image of the Virgin Mary sent to him by Paul, Francis' Japanese interpreter
Saints A - ZPaul Miki, James Kisai and John Soan de Goto (SJ, Jesuit Martyrs of Nagasaki) Single figures
Saints A - ZMatteo Ricci (SJ) Lifeshowing an image of the Virgin Mary to his Chinese follower Xu Guanqi, Li Zizhou and Yang Tingyun
Saints A - ZXu Guanqi (Hsü Kung-ch'i)
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
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