Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Fall of rebel angelsRebel angels falling down without a fight
Genesis Adam and Eve Creation of Eve
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsCambridge, Magdalene College, Pepys Library, MS 2359 (English, 15th century, incomplete set)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1b: Creation of Eve → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1b: Creation of Eve → Original composition: God extracts with one hand Eve out of Adam and blesses her with the other hand - Eve still partially rib
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1a: Fall of Rebel Angels → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1a: Fall of Rebel Angels → Variant: In the top register God in mandorla with angels, in the bottom register devils and mouth of hell, no fighting between both groups
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Cambridge, Magdalene College (Pepys Library) → 2359, fol. 1v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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