Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Noah The Flood (Gen. 6:1-9:17)Noah sends forth the dove for the second time, it returns with an olive branch (Gen. 8: 10-11)
Genesis Adam and Eve after the Fall
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 consequences2d: The Dove coming to the Ark of Noah → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2d: The Dove coming to the Ark of Noah → Original composition: Only Noah visible in the Ark, with a raven and a dove near the ark
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2c: Adam and Eve toiling (Variant: Cain and Abel) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2c: Adam and Eve toiling (Variant: Cain and Abel) → Original composition: On one side Adam hacking the earth, on the other Eve spinning, Abel on her lap, Cain beside her
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. 6r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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