Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Baden-Baden
Stadt Baden-Baden

Baden-Württemberg

Marktplatz
(Stiftskirche)

Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche

Façade statues on the Stiftskirche


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Description

Above the entrance is a central statue of St. Mary with Child, flanked by statues of Saints Peter and Paul, the patrons of the church. Under St. Peter are smaller statues of the profets (?), and under St. Paul of and angel and a female saint. The wimperg shows a relief of St. Veronica with the veil with the image of Jesus' face, after an engraving of the 15th century German master E.S.

Baden-Baden - Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche
St. Peter / St. Petrus
Baden-Baden - Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche
St. Mary / St. Maria
Baden-Baden - Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche
St. Paul / St. Paulus
Baden-Baden - Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche
Profets (?)
Baden-Baden - Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche
St. Veronica with the veil with the image of Jesus' face
Baden-Baden - Fassadenstatuen an der Stiftskirche
Female saint and an angel

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Location (N 48°45'46" - E 8°14'27")

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Item Code: debw096; Photograph: 17 April 2012
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