A Chorus of Angels


St. Benedict’s Ascent to Heaven, Melk Abbey, Melk, Austria


Ceiling painting in the nave of Melk Abbey depicting St. Benedict’s triumphal ascent to Heaven.  Austrian painter Johann Michael Rottmayr decorated the interior of the church of the monastery of Melk with frescoes and altarpieces (1716-1722).

WPC: Jublilant


So incredible. It might have been on your blog I saw pictures last year. When I knew I was going to Vienna for a few days made a point of visiting Melk.


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