Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryApparitionsto a priest who was used to contemplate the Joys of MaryMary without child, with angels, appearing at the priest's sickbed
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsBrussels, Bibliothèque Royale, MS 281-283 (2140) (Rhineland, c1390)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45a: Mary at the sickbed of a priest who used to contemplate her joys → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45a: Mary at the sickbed of a priest who used to contemplate her joys → Original composition: Mary without child, flanked by two angels holding candles
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. 50v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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