Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) LifeBrother Pacificus sees St Francis signed with the letter Thau (Legenda maior, IV, 9)
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)
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Crowning with thorns As model for Brother Pacificus sees St Francis signed with the letter Thau (for unknown reasons)
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical modelsFrancis Brother Pacificus sees St Francis signed with the letter Thauwith the Crowning with Thorns (for unknown reasons)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis, fol. 31v
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. 97c
Contact
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