Johann Baptist Zimmermann

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Ceiling fresco in the Wies Church
Detail of the fresco in St. Michael Berg am Laim

Johann Baptist Zimmermann (3 January 1680, Gaispoint — 2 March 1758, Munich) was a German painter and a prime stucco plasterer during the Baroque.

Zimmermann was born in Gaispoint, Wessobrunn. He and his brother Dominikus Zimmermann were descended from an artist family of the Wessobrunner School.


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