(photo on external web page)
Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthAbyss
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 41 (Vulg.), 42 (AV): Quemadmodum desiderat
Apocalypse (Revelation)
The first six Seals (Rev. 6) Fifth Seal: The Souls of the Martyrs (Rev. 6:9-11) The Souls of the Martyrs beneath the altar (Rev. 6:9)
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 78: Elements and planets
Further details
The titulus refers to the souls of the martyrs and to Ps. 41:8
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. 58v (lower half)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Lamberti S. Audomari Canonici Liber Floridus, ed. Albert Derolez, Gandavi 1978, p. 179 (fol. 88r 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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