Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac The sacrifice of IsaacIsaac carries the wood to Moriah
Numbers Reconnaissance in Chanaan, the grapes (Num. 13-14) The spies carry the grapes (Num. 13:24)
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesThe vineyard and the evil husbandmen (Mt. 21:33-41, Mc. 12:1-9, Lc. 20:9-16)The husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard
Passion Way to CalvaryChrist carrying the crossChrist uprightWithout Veronica → With Simon of Cyrene
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 22: Christ carrying the Cross22d: The spies from Chanaan come back with a large grape → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22d: The spies from Chanaan come back with a large grape → Original composition: The two spies carry the grape on a wooden pole
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22c: The evil husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22c: The evil husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard → Original composition: Two men stand in or just outside the gate of the vineyard, killing the owner's son
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22b: Isaac carries the wood for the sacrifice to Moriah → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22b: Isaac carries the wood for the sacrifice to Moriah → Variant: Abraham carrying a torch and a sword, followed by Isaac with firewood, who has no banderole with text
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22a: Christ carries the Cross to Calvary → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22a: Christ carries the Cross to Calvary → Variant: Christ with two soldiers or Simon of Cyrene and one soldier
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Numbers Num. 13:24: The spies carrying grapes from the Promised LandType for the Carrying of the Cross (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 22:6-8: Isaac carries the wood to MoriahType for the Carrying of the Cross (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies MatthewMt. 21:33-41: Parable of the vineyard and the evil husbandmenType for the Carrying of the Cross (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Gen. 22:6-8: Isaac carries the wood to Moriah (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Num. 13:24: The spies carrying the large grape from the Promised Land (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Mt. 21:33-41: Parable of the vineyard and the evil husbandmen (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Franconian (attributed)
DATE
mid 14th century
LOCATION
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek → lat. fol. 329, fol. 22v-23r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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