Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Last Supper Christ giving the sop to Judas
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesEnamelKlosterneuburg AltarpieceSection 7: Last Supper
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Proverbs Prov. 9:5: Venite, comedite panem meumProphecy for the Last Supper
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 77:25: Panem caeli dedit eis, panem angelorum manducavit homoProphecy for the Last Supper
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Gen. 14:18: Melchisedech offers bread and wine (BP, SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Exod. 16:33-34: Aaron places a vessel of Manna in the Tabernacle
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Psalm 77:25: Panem angelorum manducavit homo
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Prov. 9:5: Venite, comedite panem meum
Further details
Titulus: Cena Domini. Bina Christus Svb Speciem Anibvs Fret Ecce Svis Se (heavily restored, not a Latin sentence); at the left David with Psalm 77:25 (Panem angelorum manducavit homo), at the right Salomon with Prov. 9:5 (Venite, comedite panem meum)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Nicholas of Verdun (active 1181-1205)
DATE
1181
LOCATION
Klosterneuburg, Stiftsmuseum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Karl Drexler and Thomas Strommer, Der Verduner Altar. Ein Emailwerk des XII. Jahrhunderts im Stifte Klosterneuburg bei Wien, Vienna 1903, pl. 20
Contact
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