Nonnberg Convent, South Portal, tympanum
ID
 
618
 
Original Country
 
Austria
 
Region
 
Salzburg
 
Subject
 

Description: In the center of the tympanum are the Virgin Mary and Christ Child. The Virgin Mary is nimbed, seated a on throne, and holding a spherical object. The Christ Child sits on his the Virgin's left knee, is cross-nimbed and holding a spherical object and a book. They are flanked by a female figure kneeling in the attitude of a donor, a nimbed angel, a nimbed saint holding a book, and a nimbed female saint wearing nun's habit. There is an inscription above the architectural frame.

 
Creation Date
 
second half of 13th c.
 
Century
 
13th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque
 
Format Medium
 

stone relief

 
Specific Location
 

South Portal

 
Historical Context
 

Taken from the portal of another church

 
Image Source
 
Index of Christian Art
 
Photo Repo Number
 
033242
 
Contributor
 
Lisa Tom
 
Image of Nonnberg Convent, South Portal, tympanum.