Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The Serpent seduces Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1-6)Serpent with serpent head
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Expulsion from EdenWith an angel but no gate
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsBrussels, Bibliothèque Royale, MS 281-283 (2140) (Rhineland, c1390)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2b: Expulsion from Paradise (Variant: Adam and Eve toiling) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2b: Expulsion from Paradise (Variant: Adam and Eve toiling) → Original composition: Angel with his sword lifted drives away Adam and Eve, no trees or buildings
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → Variant: Adam and Eve stand on either side of the tree and partake of the fruits, serpent with serpent's head
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Rhineland from Steinhaus monastery near Wuppertal
DATE
circa 1390
LOCATION
Brussels, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique → 281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 5v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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