(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph's brothers ask Joseph for corn (cf. Gen. 42:6-12)
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 42:6-10: Jacob's sons come before JosephExemplum for Prudentia
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
Virtues CardinalIndividualPrudenceSingle figure
CyclesMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 13002 (Prüfening 1165), Contrasting Exempla for Virtues and Vices
Further details
Contrasted with Croesus as prisoner before Cyrus (fol. 3v, scene 2)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Prüfening
DATE
1165
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 13002, fol. 4r (scene 1)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München
Contact
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