Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultSE section - Asia
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
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
Further details
Ahistorically, here Francis Xavier (who only met the prince later) presents the image to him
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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