Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Lot, MelchisedechMelchisedech, holding bread and wine, encounters and blesses Abraham (Gen. 14:19)
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Israelites gather Manna (Exod. 16:14-18)Scene
Life of Christ
Passion Last Supper Institution of the EucharistJudas not seated separately from the other apostles
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 55:3: Audite, audientes me, et comedite bonumProphecy for the Last Supper
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 14:14: Melchisedech offers bread and wineType for the Last Supper (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 16:14-18: The Israelites gather MannaType for the Last Supper (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Proverbs Prov. 9:5: Venite, comedite panem meumProphecy for the Last Supper
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Wisdom Sap. 16:20: Panem de caelo praestitisti illis Prophecy for the Last Supper
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 77:25: Panem caeli dedit eis, panem angelorum manducavit homoProphecy for the Last Supper
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Gen. 14:18: Melchisedech offers bread and wine (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Exod. 16:14-18: The Israelites gather Manna (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Psalm 77:25: Panem angelorum manducavit homo
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Prov. 9:5: Venite, comedite panem meum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Sap. 16:20: Panem de caelo praestitisti illis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Isa. 55:3: Audite, audientes me, et comedite bonum
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 23 (Block Z)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block Z)
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)
Contact
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