ID
 
622
 
Original Country
 
Austria
 
Region
 
Salzburg
 
Sorting Title
 
Nonnberg Convent, Vestibule, west wall, Gregory of Tours' niche
 
Subject
 

Description: On the far left is the half figure of a bishop saint, possibly Rupert of Salzburg or Wolfgangus of Regensburg, wearing miter and vestments and holding a crozier. In the center is Gregory the Great, wearing a tiara and holding an open book. To the far right is a bishop saint (partly destroyed), possibly Wolfgangus of Regensburg, holding a crozier. The half figures appear within painted architectural backgrounds, within an arched niche.

 
Creation Date
 
mid 12th c.
 
Century
 
12th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque
 
Work Type
 
manuscript
 
Format Medium
 

fresco

 
Original Location
 

Salzburg: Nonnberg Convent

 
Original Structure
 

Church Vestibule

 
Specific Location
 

west wall

 
Related Work
 


West Wall:
North Wall:

 
Image Source
 
Index of Christian Art
 
Photo Repo Number
 
31 S18 CvNCh 19,1 A1 033233
 
Contributor
 
Lisa Tom
 
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