(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Virgin longing to see Christ again after the Ascension Virgin standing, surrounded by objects alluding to Christ's life (normally arranged in a frame)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, Français 188 (French, Mid-15th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44h: Seventh Sorrow: Mary remaining behind after Christ's Ascension → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44h: Seventh Sorrow: Mary remaining behind after Christ's Ascension → Original composition: Mary standing, surrounded by objects alluding to Christ's life arranged in a frame
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 188, fol. 51r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque nationale de France, Source gallica.bnf.fr / BnF (public domain)
Contact
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