(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 2:2: Sponsus: Sicut lilium inter spinas, sic amica mea inter filias (Bridegroom: As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Lambert of St Omer, Liber Floridus CyclesWolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 1 Gud. Lat. (Mid or second half 12th century)
Lambert of St Omer, Liber Floridus Chapter 160: Lily
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Northern French or Flemish
DATE
mid 12th century - 2nd half 12th century
LOCATION
Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek → Cod. Guelf. 1 Gud. Lat., fol. 31v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Lamberti S. Audomari Canonici Liber Floridus, ed. Albert Derolez, Gandavi 1978, p. 460 (fol. 230v in the autograph)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel (© HAB Wolfenbüttel: 1 Gud. Lat. )
Contact
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