Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac The sacrifice of IsaacThe angel stays Abraham's sword and points to the ram
Genesis Abraham and Isaac The sacrifice of IsaacIsaac carrying the wood shown a second time next to the scene of sacrifice
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesThe vineyard and the evil husbandmen (Mt. 21:33-41, Mc. 12:1-9, Lc. 20:9-16)The husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisPrinted editionsLyon: Huss, 1478
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22c: The evil husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22c: The evil husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard → Variant: Two men kill the owner's son outside the vineyard, but not next to the gate
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22b: Isaac carries the wood for the sacrifice to Moriah → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22b: Isaac carries the wood for the sacrifice to Moriah → Variant: Sacrifice of Isaac
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 22:9-13: Sacrifice of IsaacType for the Carrying of the Cross (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies MatthewMt. 21:33-41: Parable of the vineyard and the evil husbandmenType for the Carrying of the Cross (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Mt. 21:33-41: Parable of the vineyard and the evil husbandmen (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Gen. 22:9-13: Sacrifice of Isaac (SHS, few manuscripts only)
Further details
woodcut. Image also used in the first edition printed in Lyon in 1478 (first illustrated book printed in France). Image also used in the editions: 1479, 1482, 1486 (presumably, no surviving copy), 1488.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lyon
DATE
1478
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Colophon: Cy finist le Mirouer de la redemption de lumain lignage (GW M43034), Lyon (Huss), 1483, fol. 93r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Le livre illustré à Lyon (1480-1600) - Equipex Biblissima
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
USTC
BML catalogue entry (1479 edition)
complete digital copy (Gallica)
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