Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultCentre - Virgin and saints
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac The sacrifice of IsaacIsaac binds the ram for the sacrifice
Isaias (A.V. Isaiah) Single Figure
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryVirgin with Saints (without Child)
Saints
ApostlesPeter Single figureWith key and book
ApostlesPaul Single figureFull Figure - Standing
ApostlesAndrew Single figure
ApostlesJames the Great Single figure
ApostlesBartholomew Single figure
Apostles Apostles as a group
Evangelists John Single figureWith chalicewith eagle
Church FathersGregory Single figure
Saints A - ZCatherine of Alexandria Single figureWith book, sword and broken wheel
Saints A - ZStephenSingle figure
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist Single figureBeardedWith lamb → Lamb not on Book
Saints A - ZTheresa of AvilaSingle figure
Saints A - ZAnne, mother of the Virgin Mary Single figure
Saints A - ZSebastian Single figure
Saints A - ZJoseph Single figureWithout Christ Child
Saints A - ZLuigi (Aloysius) Gonzaga (SJ) Venerating the Virgin Mary
Saints A - ZUrsula Single figureWith arrow(s)
Saints A - ZUrsula Single figureWith St George's flag (as English princess)
Saints A - ZHenry II Single figure
Saints A - ZBarbara Single figurewithout towerwithout martyrs' palm, with Eucharist
Saints A - ZUlrich of Augsburg Single Figurewith Book, Fish and Cross
Saints A - ZJohn Nepomucene Single FigureSeated and holding a Crucifix
Saints A - ZJoachim Single figure
Saints A - ZStanislaus Kostka (SJ) LifeVision of the Virgin Mary and the Christ ChildStanislaus kneeling before Mary and Child
Angels
Angelic hierarchy Archangels Cycles3 Archangels (Michael, Gabriel, Raphael) with Guardian AngelIn one image
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
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk