Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The building of the Temple (3 Kings 5-8) Exterior views of the TempleFanciful renderings
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryVirgin with St Anne and St Joachim
Genealogy of Christ
Tree of Jesse Tree uninhabited
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsBerlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preu├čischer Kulturbesitz, Ms. lat. fol. 329 (perhaps Franconia, Mid-14th century, incomplete set)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4d: The Temple in Jerusalem → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4d: The Temple in Jerusalem → Variant: Temple as a fortress
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4c: The closed gate of the Temple → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4c: The closed gate of the Temple → Original composition: Wall with a closed gate, with a tower on each side
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4b: The tree of Jesse → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4b: The tree of Jesse → Variant: Jesse lying on the ground, in the tree no persons or animals
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4a: Nativity of Mary → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4a: Nativity of Mary → Variant: Anne and Joachim standing, between them the already grown-up Mary
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa 11:1-3: Vision of the tree of JesseType for the Birth of Mary (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 6:2-10: The building of the TempleType for the Birth of Mary (SHS)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Ezechiel Ez. 44:1-3: Vision of the closed gate that shall only open for the princeType for the Birth of Mary (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary with Isa. 11:1: Prophecy of the Tree of Jesse (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary with 3 Kings 6:2-10: The building of the Temple (SHS)
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary with Ez. 44:1-3: Vision of the closed gate that shall only open for the prince (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Franconian (attributed)
DATE
mid 14th century
LOCATION
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek → lat. fol. 329, fol. 4v-5r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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