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GE_29.10: Evangélistes et saint Georges
(GE_Geneve_TempleStJean_29.10)

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Title

Evangélistes et saint Georges

Type of Object
Artist / Producer
Studio
Dating
[1933]
Dimensions
350 x 92 cm
Location
Place
Tribune, s V
Inventory

Iconography

Description

Des rectangles décoratifs s’alternent à des rectangles illustrant les évangélistes et un saint. De haut en bas : saint Matthieu et l’ange, saint Jean et l’aigle, saint Luc et le boeuf, saint Marc et le lion, saint Georges tuant le dragon.

Iconclass Code
11H(GEORGE)41 · St. George and the dragon: dressed in armour and mounted on a (white) horse he brandishes his sword (his lance lies already broken on the ground); the princess nearby may be shown praying or fleeing
11I421 · eagle (possibly with book) ~ symbol of St. John
11I422 · ox (possibly with book) ~ symbol of St. Luke
11I423 · lion (possibly with book) ~ symbol of St. Mark
11I424 · angel (possibly with book) ~ symbol of St. Matthew
48A981 · ornament ~ geometric motifs
Iconclass Keywords
Inscription

Aucune

Signature

Aucune

Technique / State

Technique

Vitrail au plomb, grisaille

History

Dating
[1933]

Bibliography and Sources

Literature

Robert Maes, L’art dans les temples des cantons de Genève et Vaud, Architecture, Vitraux, Décoration, mémoire de licence polycopié, Université de Genève, faculté de théologie, Genève, 1940, pp. 79-87

Marguerite Maire, Edmond Barde et Max Dominicé, “Saint-Jean”, in Temples de Genève, A. Jullien, Genève, 1950, pp. 40-44

Armand Brulhart et Erica Deuber-Pauli, “Rue de Saint-Jean et rond-point Jean-Jacques”, in Ville et canton de Genève, coll. “Arts et monuments”, SHAS, Berne, (1ère éd. 1985) 1993, p. 233

Image Information

Name of Image
GE_Geneve_TempleStJean_29.10
Credits
© APAS (Association pour la Promotion de l'Art Sacré), Genève – photographe : Cyrille Girardet, Veyrier
Date
2006
Copyright
© Ayants droit

Inventory

Reference Number
GE_29.10
Author and Date of Entry
Valérie Sauterel 2008
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