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Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 3974 (Bavarian or Austrian, c1440-1466)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Personifications Skeleton or half-rotten corpse StandingHolding inscription
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Vanity (Vanitas) CyclesMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 3974, fols. 56r-57r (Bavaria or Austria, c1440-1466, groups of pleasurable activities with death in the centre)
SOCIAL LIFE
Ships
Sailing ships and boatsMerchant vessels
Warfare
Soldiers Miscellaneous
Estates of society
Several estates in one image
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scholars
Further details
Vanity of Dignity, Learning, Strength, and Trade
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria or Austrian
DATE
circa 1440 - 1466
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Cgm 3974, fol. 57r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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