(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Crossing of the Red Sea The Israelites walk through the sea (Exod. 14:22)Scene
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 31: Christ delivering the Fathers from Limbo31b: Delivery of the Israelites from Egypt → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 31: Christ delivering the Fathers from Limbo31b: Delivery of the Israelites from Egypt → Variant: Crossing of the Red Sea
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 14:15-28: The Passing through the Red Sea and the Death of the EgyptiansType for the Harrowing of Hell (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis (Type for Christ delivering the fathers form limbo)
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Exod. 14:21-22: Passing through the Red Sea (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis (Type for Christ delivering the souls from limbo)
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. 62r
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)
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