(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Flight into Egypt Without legendary elementsMary on donkey, holding Child
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsBerlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preu├čischer Kulturbesitz, Ms. germ. fol. 245 (Middle Rhine, c1440-1450)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 11: Fall of idols during the Flight into Egypt11a: Flight into Egypt with falling idols → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 11: Fall of idols during the Flight into Egypt11a: Flight into Egypt with falling idols → Variant: An angel accompanies Mary, Joseph and Christ, without falling idols
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Daniel Dan. 2:34: Nabuchodonosor dreams of a statue that is destroyed by a stoneType for the Flight into Egypt (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with the young Moses, having broken Pharao's crown, feigns madness by eating burning coals (Comestor, SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Dan. 2:34: Nabuchodonosor dreams of a statue that is destroyed by a stone (SHS, few images only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types The young Moses, having broken Pharao's crown, feigns madness by eating burning coals Type for the Flight into Egypt (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
This manuscript has apparently two images for 11c and none for 11b
ARTIST/CREATOR
Middle Rhine
DATE
circa 1440 - 1450
LOCATION
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek → germ. fol. 245, fol. 22v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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