Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultSE section - Asia
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child Child blessing
Saints
Saints A - ZMatteo Ricci (SJ) Lifeshowing an image of the Virgin Mary to his Chinese follower Xu Guanqi, Li Zizhou and Yang Tingyun
Further details
Matteo Ricci was never canonised
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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