(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child Half length With angels
SymbolsSymbols taken neither from the Bible nor the Litany of LoretoLily
SymbolsSymbols taken neither from the Bible nor the Litany of LoretoRose
SymbolsSymbols taken neither from the Bible nor the Litany of LoretoVine
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Stella matutina (Morning star)
Further details
The image at the bottom right shows a star, but the text speaks of 'aurora' - hence probably the Morning Star is meant that was later included in the Litany of Loreto
ARTIST/CREATOR
Erfurt
DATE
1517
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Arnoldi, Bartholomäus (von Usingen)Compendium naturalis philosophiae totius (VD16 A 3693), Erfurt (Knappe), 1517 (title-page)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)
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