Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Lot, MelchisedechMelchisedech, holding bread and wine, encounters and blesses Abraham (Gen. 14:19)
Exodus The Passover The Passover Meal and its preparation (Exod. 12:8-11)
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Israelites gather Manna (Exod. 16:14-18)Scene
Life of Christ
Passion Last Supper Christ giving the sop to Judas
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsGlasgow, University Library, Hunter 60 (Bruges, 1454-1455)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16d: Abraham meets the priest Melchisedech who sacrifices bread and wine → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16d: Abraham meets the priest Melchisedech who sacrifices bread and wine → Variant: Abraham kneeling before Melchisedech, both jointly holding a chalice
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16c: The Israelites eat the Passover lamb → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16c: The Israelites eat the Passover lamb → Variant: Lamb on a round table
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16b: The Israelites collect the Manna → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16b: The Israelites collect the Manna → Variant: Moses standing at the side, Israelites collecting Manna
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16a: Last Supper → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16a: Last Supper → Variant: Rectangular table, Christ gives the sop to Judas
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 14:14: Melchisedech offers bread and wineType for the Last Supper (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 16:14-18: The Israelites gather MannaType for the Last Supper (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 12:8-11: The Passover mealType for the Last Supper (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Gen. 14:18: Melchisedech offers bread and wine (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Exod. 16:14-18: The Israelites gather Manna (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Exod. 12:8-11: The Passover meal (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bruges
DATE
1454 - 1455
LOCATION
Glasgow, University Library → Hunter 60 (T.2.18), fol. 24r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Image: Conway Library, © Courtauld Institute of Art, London, negative number 119 23 (5a)
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