Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
France
Mulhouse (Mühlhausen)St-ÉtienneTypological Windows (re-installed in the modern church)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David flees from Saul (1 Kings 19-20)Michol helps Davids escape through the window (1 Kings 19:12, cf. title of Psalm 58)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesStained GlassMulhouse, Saint-Étienne (Upper Rhine, c1340-1350, after the Speculum)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 1 Kings 1 Kings 19:12: With Michol's help David escapes through the windowModel for Mary protecting the Faithful (SHS)Miscellaneous
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical models Virgin MaryMary as Protector and Intercessorwith 1 Kings 19:12: With Michol's help David escapes through the window (SHS)Miscellaneous
Further details
Since the original arrangement of the windows is not clear, they are numbered here according to the position of the image in the Speculum Humanae Salvationis
ARTIST/CREATOR
Upper Rhine
DATE
circa 1340 - 1350
LOCATION
Mulhouse, Saint-Étienne
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
38d
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
J. Lutz and P. Perdrizet, Speculum Humanae Salvationis. Kritische Ausgabe, vol. 2, Mühlhausen and Leipzig, 1909, pl. 111
Contact
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