(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Flight into Egypt With legendary elementsFall of idols
Infancy Flight into Egypt With legendary elementsCorn growing quickly
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 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44c: Second Sorrow: Flight into Egypt → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44c: Second Sorrow: Flight into Egypt → Variant: Joseph leads the donkey carrying Mary and Christ, with falling idols and persecuting soldiers
Further details
Most miniatures copied after Saint-Omer, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 183; The soldiers in the background may be an allusion to the miracle of the corn growing quickly.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Saint-Omer
DATE
late 15th century
LOCATION
Saint-Omer (Pas de Calais), Bibliothèque municipale → 236, fol. 90v
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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