Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Judith Achior's intelligence (Judith 5-6) Achior bound to a tree (Judith 6:9)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsRothenburg ob der Tauber, Konsistorialbibliothek, WD 107 (Southern Germany, Mid-15th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20b: Achior is bound to a tree → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20b: Achior is bound to a tree → Original composition: Achior in the centre, at the left and right two men binding him to a tree
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judith Judith 6:9: Binding of AchiorType for the Flagellation of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Flagellation of Christ with Judith 6:9: Binding of Achior (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern German
DATE
mid 15th century one fascicle of the composite manuscript is dated to 1452
LOCATION
Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Lower Franconia), Konsistorialbibliothek (kept in the Stadtarchiv) → WD 107, fol. 43v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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