Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Virgin and Simeon holding Childwithout doves
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Rossi 17)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45f: Fifth Joy: Presentation in the Temple → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45f: Fifth Joy: Presentation in the Temple → Original composition: Mary and Simeon support the Child upright on the altar, Joseph and Anna stand beneath
Further details
The manuscript is misbound, fols. 12-20 should appear after fol. 46
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 20v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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