Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph's brothers show his cloak to Joseph's father (Gen. 37:32-35)
Genesis Cain and Abel Adam and Eve lament Abel's death (Comestor)
Life of Christ
Passion Deposition Virgin fainting
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 37:32-35: Joseph's brothers show his cloak to JacobType for the Deposition of Christ (SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Deposition of Christ with Adam and Eve lamenting Abel's death (non-biblical, SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Deposition of Christ with Gen. 37:32-35: Joseph's brothers show his blood-stained cloak to his father Jacob (SHS)Miscellaneous
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types Adam and Eve lament Abel's deathType for the Descent from the Cross (SHS)Miscellaneous
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Weyden, Rogier van der (c1399-1464) (circle)
DATE
circa 1450
LOCATION
Birmingham, Barber Institute of Fine Arts (inv. 60.4)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Evelyn Silber, The early iconography of the Speculum Humanae Salvationis: The Italian connection in the Fourteeenth Century, PhD Cambridge 1982 (typoscr.), pl. 6
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RELATIONS
Barber Institute
Contact
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