Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Last Supper Institution of the EucharistJudas not seated separately from the other apostles
Passion Last Supper Christ washing the feet of the disciples
Images of Christ
Christ during the Passion Christ carrying the Crossappearing to a hermit (Speculum Humanae Salvationis)
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) LifeInnocent III approves the rules (Legenda maior, III, 10)
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) CyclesRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Life of St Francis combined with a Speculum humanae salvationis, incomplete set)
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 43: The Hours of the Passion43b: Vespers: Washing of the Feet and Last Supper → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43b: Vespers: Washing of the Feet and Last Supper → Original composition: Last Supper (normally with a round table), in the foreground Washing of the Feet
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43a: Vision of a Hermit of Christ carrying the Cross → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43a: Vision of a Hermit of Christ carrying the Cross → Original composition: The hermit looks outside the window of his hermitage and sees Christ carrying the Cross
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Heaven with the Vision of a friar of the heavenly throne prepared for St Francis
Further details
The manuscript is misbound, fols. 12-20 should appear after fol. 46. In this case the tituli do not suggest a typological relationship between the Passion of Christ and the Life of St Francis.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 15v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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