TITLE

The Mairhauser Epitaph: An Example of Late Sixteenth-Century Lutheran Iconography

AUTHOR(S)
Kuhn, Charles L.
PUB. DATE
December 1976
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec76, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p542
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the epitaph made for Georg Mairhauser and his family, which is an example of a Lutheran iconography. Difference of the Anabaptist doctrine of re-baptism or adult baptism, from the Lutherans and the Catholics; Translation of the epitaph consisting of two passages from the Gospels of John and Mark from the New Testament; Discussion of the theme of the Visit of Christ and Nicodemus.
ACCESSION #
5299928

 

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