Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Generations between Adam and Noah EnochAssumption of Enoch (Gen. 5:24)
4 Kings (A.V. II Kings) Assumption of Elias and first miracles of Eliseus (4 Kings 2) Assumption of Elias (4 Kings 2:11)With Eliseus dropping his mantle or Eliseus taking or holding it (4 Kings 2:12-13)
Life of Christ
After the Passion Ascension Christ already disappearedApostles alone
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 63:1: Quis est iste, qui venit de Edom, tinctis vestibus de BosraProphecy for the Ascension of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 5:24: Assumption of EnochType for the Ascension of Christ (BP)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 46:6: Ascendit Deus in jubilo, et Dominus in voce tubaeProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Micheas Mich. 2:13: Ascendet enim pandens iter ante eosProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Deuteronomy Dtn. 32:11: Sicut aquila provocans ad volandum pullos suos, et super eos volitans. assumpsit eumProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 4 Kings 4 Kings 2:11-12: Assumption of EliasType for the Ascension of Christ (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Gen. 5:24: Ascension of Enoch (BP)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with 4 Kings 2:11-12: Assumption of Elias (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Psalm 46:6: Ascendit deus in jubilo
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Isa. 63:1: Quis est iste, qui venit de Edom, tinctis vestibus de Bosra
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Mich. 2:13: Ascendet enim pandens iter ante eos
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Dtn. 32:11: Sicut aquila provocans ad volandum pullos suos ... assumpsit eum
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 44 (Block t)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block t)
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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