St. Heinrich und Kunigunde, Cologne: St. Elisabeth

Posted by MadScientist (Düsseldorf, Germany) on 15 June 2010 in Art & Design.

St. Elisabeth of Hungary, or, as we call her, St. Elisabeth of Thuringia, another window in St. Heinrich und Kunigunde, the small hall church in Nippes, Cologne.

Linerberry from Christchurch, New Zealand

Once again a totally superb shot! Fantastic work ms!

15 Jun 2010 7:38am

@Linerberry: Thanks very much, LB!

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

There y'go again ! These are extremely good photographs of the fine works.

15 Jun 2010 9:51am

@Ronnie 2¢: I have one more in stock, but tomorrow we'll have a look at the church first.

Philip from South Wales, United Kingdom

Church is blessed to have another detailed and fine stain window. Elisabeth seems sad/serious which is not surprising given her short but interesting life. She did a lot of good work in her short life.

15 Jun 2010 10:05am

@Philip: She's still very popular here. Another window in two days.

Phil David Alexander Morris from Saskatoon, Canada

What a treasure these windows are. I really like the way they created her portrait here, a masterpiece. Your details are superb.

15 Jun 2010 10:55am

@Phil David Alexander Morris: Thanks very much! The best one (IMHO) will follow in two days!

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

What a magnificent piece, splendid colour and design, and a superb shot.

15 Jun 2010 11:42am

@Michael: Many thanks, Mike!

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

O, man , how did you do this shot ? It is so impressive with its format !
Bravo !

15 Jun 2010 11:45am

@MARIANA: Thanks! Needs a bit of tinkering, but it's not that difficult! :-)

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

great and good job!

15 Jun 2010 12:36pm

@Olivier: Many thanks, Olivier!

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Another good one.

15 Jun 2010 1:08pm

@António Pires: Thanks a lot, António!

B.Held from Santa Fe, United States

very colorful . . . well spotted :)

15 Jun 2010 1:25pm

@B.Held: Thanks! These windows were the brightest spots in that otherwise dark church.

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Another quite superb recording of a window.

15 Jun 2010 7:25pm

@Curly: Many thanks, Curly! Much appreciated!

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

top job again MS!

15 Jun 2010 7:26pm

@Ted: Thanks so much, Ted!

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

wow! spectacular!

15 Jun 2010 10:55pm

@Magda: And colourful! :-)

Christine Walsh from Astoria, NY, United States

Hah - she looks hungry with that expression! I like the processing.

16 Jun 2010 1:15am

@Christine Walsh: No fat saints available in that church! And how could they - the windows are quite slim! ;-)

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful capture with warm colors and the detail really "pops", particularly at the bottom with the legible words.

16 Jun 2010 2:11am

@Steven: At full resolution it looks even better. Some day I'll have to repeat this in Cologne Cathedral...

Laurent from Lyon, France

I like stain glass windows picture, and this one is very good, as much as the previous one

16 Jun 2010 5:45am

@Laurent: Many thanks, Laurent! There's one more left!

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

SUBLIME! A take worth printing in a magazine or book or catalog! I loved reading about the legend of the bread turned into roses.....

20 Jun 2010 7:22am

@Japanalia: Glad you like it. :-)

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