Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Betrayal and arrest of Christ Without Malchus's ear
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesEnamelKlosterneuburg AltarpieceSection 8: Betrayal of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 40:10: Etenim homo pacis meaeProphecy for the Betrayal of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Daniel Dan. 9:26 (Vulgate): Post ebdomadas septuaginta duas occidetur ChristusProphecy for the Crucifixion
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Betrayal of Christ with 2 Kings 3:27: Joab treacherously kills Abner
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Betrayal of Christ with Gen. 4:8: Cain kills Abel (SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Betrayal of Christ with Psalm 40:10: Etenim homo pacis meae
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Crucifixion with Dan. 9:26 (Vulgate): Post ebdomadas septuaginta duas occidetur Christus
Further details
Later addition; Titulus: Ivdas Oscvlatvr Deum. Oscvlo Te Christe Tradit Traditor Iste; at the left David with Psalm 40:10 (Etenim homo pacis meae), at the right Daniel with Dan. 9: 26 (post hebdomadas septuaginta duas occidetur Christus), referring to the Crucifixion on the following plaque
ARTIST/CREATOR
Austrian
DATE
1331
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. 23
Contact
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