Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Paderborn
Lkr. Paderborn

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Markt 12 (Seite Domplatz)
(Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich)

Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich

Bronze Door of the St. Ulrich Church

(artist?)
1973

Paderborn /  Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich   Paderborn /  Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich

Description

Bronze doors with eight panels. At the inside is the text "973 ST. ULRICH 1973"

Left:
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
Dove of Peace
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
(Bishop and a queen?)
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
(two sitting men)
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
Birth of Jesus Christ (?)

Right:
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
unknown
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
St. Liborius on a bear
with a flying peacock.
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
(two horsemen)
Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich
Jesus on the Cross.

The doors shows resemblance to the work of Hildegard Bienen, but did not find any reference.

In the tympanum above the door is a mosaic of Christ the almighty ruler (Revelation 1:8: I am the Alpha and the Omega).

Paderborn - Bronzetür der Gaukirche Sankt Ulrich

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°43'5" - E 8°45'22")

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Item Code: denw406; Photograph: 12 September 2015
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