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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 13: Temptation of Christ
→ 13b: Daniel discovers the fraud of Bel's priests and kills the sacred dragon → Original composition: Daniel pushing a club-like object into the dragons's mouth, next to him Bel standing on the altar and holding food and drink
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Rome,
Biblioteca Corsiniana
55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 23v
1st half 14th century
Rome,
Biblioteca Corsiniana
55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 23v
1st half 14th century
Toledo, Archivo Capitular
10.8, fol. 15v
1320-1340
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Clm 146, fol. 15v
2nd quarter 14th century
Cologne,
Historisches Archiv
Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 56-57
2nd half 14th century
Cologne,
Historisches Archiv
Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 56
2nd half 14th century
Darmstadt,
Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek
Hs 2505, fol. 26v
circa 1360
Admont, Stiftsbibliothek
Cod. 101, fol. 15v
late 14th century
Brussels,
Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 16v
circa 1390
Brussels,
Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 16v
circa 1390
London, British Library
Sloane MS 361, fol. 15v
1st half 15th century
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Reg. lat. 99, fol. 15v
1428-1429
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Reg. lat. 99, fol. 15v
1428-1429
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
fr. 188, fol. 17v
mid 15th century
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Xylogr. 37, fol. 24v
1466-1471