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 salvationisManuscriptsPrague, Knihovna pražké metropolitní kapituly, A32 (Bohemian, late 14th 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 → Variant: God extracts Eve out of Adam but does not bless her - Eve fully human
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: Above God enthroned or in a cloud, often with adoring angels, beneath devils and mouth of hell, no fighting between both groups
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bohemian
DATE
late 14th century
LOCATION
Prague, Knihovna pražké metropolitní kapituly → A32, fol. 3v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Evelyn Silber, The early iconography of the Speculum Humanae Salvationis: The Italian connection in the Fourteeenth Century, PhD Cambridge 1982 (typoscr.), pl. 125
Contact
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