(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Birth of the Virgin Virgin held by both St Anne and the nurse
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsSaint-Omer, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 236 (Saint-Omer, late 15th century)
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 Mary with midwives, Joachim absent
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
Most miniatures copied after Saint-Omer, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 183
ARTIST/CREATOR
Saint-Omer
DATE
late 15th century
LOCATION
Saint-Omer (Pas de Calais), Bibliothèque municipale → 236, fol. 7v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque municipale de Saint-Omer and the Bibliothèque virtuelle des manuscrits médiévaux (IRHT) (CC BY-NC 3.0)
Contact
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