Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
France
Wissembourg (Wei├čenburg)St-Pierre-et-Paul
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Passover The Israelites depart from Egypt (Exod. 12:51)
1 Esdras (A.V. Ezra) The Jews return to Jerusalem (1 Esdr. 1:5)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesStained GlassWissembourg, St-Pierre-et-Paul
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 12:51: The Israelites depart from EgyptType for Christ delivering the Fathers from Limbo (SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Exod. 12:51: The Israelites depart from Egypt (SHS)Miscellaneous
Further details
Lutz-Perdrizet, p. 323, suggests that the image is a modern replacement that may show the Exodus from Egypt or the Return from Babylon
ARTIST/CREATOR
Upper Rhine
DATE
late 13th century
LOCATION
Wissembourg, St-Pierre-et-Paul
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
8b
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
J. Lutz and P. Perdrizet, Speculum Humanae Salvationis. Kritische Ausgabe, vol. 2, M├╝hlhausen and Leipzig, 1909, pl. 117
Contact
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