Visual Arts and Communication of Power

Visual material for the article Individual, Collective and State Representation in the Images of the Virgin of Mercy: Examples from Northern Croatia from the 18th Century by Petra Batelja

Virgin of Mercy, Unknown painter, end of the 18th ct, wall painting in cinktor (vaulted wall surrounding the church), Our Lady of Jerusalem, Trški Vrh near Krapina (photo: J. Batelja)

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Virgin of Mercy, end of 18th ct, wall painting on the vault under the choir, Our Lady of Jerusalem, Trški Vrh near Krapina (photo: J. Batelja)

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Virgin of Mercy, Unknown painter, before 1759, wall painting on wood, St Barbara's Parish Church in Velika Mlaka (photo: J. Batelja)

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"Mary Help of Christians—Auxilium Christianorum", Unknown painter, before 1779, oil on canvas, St Michael's Church in Gračani, Zagreb (photo: J. Batelja)

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Virgin of Mercy (formerly in use as an antependium), Unknown painter, 18th ct, oil on canvas, 95 × 173 cm, Sisak Diocese Office for Culture (source: Croatian Conservation Institute)

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