Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
Comestor, PetrusHistoria ScholasticaNon-biblical EpisodesExodus - Hur, who refused to make the Golden Calf, is spat on by the Israelites until he drowns in spittel
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Noah Drunkenness of Noah (Gen. 9:20-27)The drunken Noah with his sons (Gen. 9:22-23)
Exodus The Golden Calf Hur, who refused to make the Golden Calf, is spat on by the Israelites until he drowns in spittel (Comestor)
Judges Samson (Jud. 13-16) Samson's slavery and death (Jud. 16:21-31)Samson destroying the house and killing the Philistines (Jud. 16:29-30)
Life of Christ
Passion Trial of Christ Buffetting of Christ (Mt. 26:67f., Mc. 14:65, Lc. 22:63-65)Christ not blindfolded (but not wearing the Crown of thorns)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsGlasgow, University Library, Hunter 60 (Bruges, 1454-1455)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19d: Samson, mocked by the Philistines, throws down the two pillars of the house, killing thousands of Philistines (Variant: Samson has his eyes put out) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19d: Samson, mocked by the Philistines, throws down the two pillars of the house, killing thousands of Philistines (Variant: Samson has his eyes put out) → Miscellaneous variants showing Samson with pillars
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19c: Ham laughs over his father Noe who exposed himself in drunkenness, his brothers cover him → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19c: Ham laughs over his father Noe who exposed himself in drunkenness, his brothers cover him → Variant: Only one of the sons is covering Noe, by pulling down Noe's own clothes
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19b: Hur, who refused to make the Golden Calf, is drowned in spittel (Variant: Buffeting of Christ) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19b: Hur, who refused to make the Golden Calf, is drowned in spittel (Variant: Buffeting of Christ) → Variant: Hur seated, attacked by two or three persons only
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19a: Buffeting of Christ (Variants: Christ before Caiphas, Crowning with thorns, Mocking of Christ) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 19: Buffeting of Christ19a: Buffeting of Christ (Variants: Christ before Caiphas, Crowning with thorns, Mocking of Christ) → Variant: Christ seated, attacked by two or three persons
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 9:21-23: The drunken Noah with his sonsType for the Buffeting of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 16:29-30: Samson is mocked by the Philistines and throws down the pillar of their houseType for the Buffeting of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Buffeting of Christ with Gen. 9:21-23: The drunken Noah with his sons (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Buffeting of Christ with Jud. 16:29-30: Samson is mocked by the Philistines and throws down the pillar of their house (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Buffeting of Christ with Hur, who refused to make the Golden Calf, being spat on by the Israelites until he drowns in spittel (Comestor, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types Hur, who refused to make the Golden Calf, is spat on by the Israelites until he drowns in spittel Type for the Buffeting of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
The Photographic Collection has no photograph of fol. 29v (Chapter 20)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bruges
DATE
1454 - 1455
LOCATION
Glasgow, University Library → Hunter 60 (T.2.18), fol. 28v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Image: Conway Library, © Courtauld Institute of Art, London, negative number 119 18 (18)
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