Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Jacob Isaac's Blessing (Gen. 27)Rebecca counsels Isaac to escape from Esau's wrath (Gen. 27:42-46)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David flees from Saul (1 Kings 19-20)Michol helps Davids escape through the window (1 Kings 19:12, cf. title of Psalm 58)
Life of Christ
Infancy Flight into Egypt Without legendary elementsMary on donkey, holding Child
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 19:1: Dominus ... ingredietur Aegyptum, et commovebuntur simulacra AegyptiProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 27:42-46: Rebecca counsels Isaac to escape from Esau's revengeType for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 1 Kings 1 Kings 19:12: With Michol's help David escapes through the windowType for the Flight into Egypt (BP)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Jeremias Jer. 12:7: Reliqui domum meamProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Osee Osee 5:6: Vadent ad quaerendum Dominum, et non invenientProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 54:8: Ecce elongavi fugiens, et mansi in solitudineProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Gen. 27:42-46: Rebecca counsels Isaac to escape from Esau's revenge
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with 1 Kings 19:12: With Michol's help David escapes through the window
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Osee 5:6: Vadent ad quaerendum Dominum, et non invenient
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Jer. 12:7: Reliqui domum meam
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Psalm 54:8: Ecce elongavi fugiens, et mansi in solitudine
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Isa. 19:1: Dominus ... ingredietur Aegyptum, et commovebuntur simulacra Aegypti
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 9 (Block I)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block I)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Paul Heitz and W. L. Schreiber, Biblia pauperum: Nach dem einzigen Exemplare in 50 Darstellungen. Strassburg 1903
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
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