(photo on external web page)
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's feet onlyWith all or most Apostles (often including Mary)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWeimar GroupBamberg, Pfister, c1462
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 Cantica Canticorum Cant. 2:8: Ecce iste venit saliens in montibusProphecy for the Ascension
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 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
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Cant. 2:8: Ecce iste venit saliens in montibus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bamberg
DATE
circa 1462
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (GW 4325), Bamberg (Pfister), 1462 (ca.), fol. B6v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Albert Schramm, Der Bilderschmuck der Frühdrucke, vol. 1: Die Drucke von Albrecht Pfister in Bamberg, Leipzig 1922, pl. 33, nos. 260-261
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Incunabula Short Title Catalogue
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library Manchester
Contact
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