Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Coronation and exaltation of David, Joab and Abner (2 Kings 2-5) Joab kills Abner (2 Kings 3:27)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesEnamelKlosterneuburg AltarpieceSection 8: Betrayal of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 3:27: Joab treacherously kills AbnerType for the Betrayal of Christ
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Betrayal of Christ with 2 Kings 3:27: Joab treacherously kills Abner
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Largitas
Allegorical cycles
Medieval cyclesKlosterneuburg Altarpiece (lower row)
Further details
One of the later additions to the plaques of Nicolas of Verdun; Titulus: Occisio Abner. Aloqvitvr Plande Ioab Hvnc Perimitor Nefande; at the left Largitas, at the right Sapientia
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. 24
Contact
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