Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Noah The Flood (Gen. 6:1-9:17)Noah sends forth the dove for the second time, it returns with an olive branch (Gen. 8: 10-11)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesEnamelKlosterneuburg AltarpieceSection 15: Pentecost
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 8:10-11: The dove returns to Noe with an olive branchType for Pentecost
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Pentecost with Gen. 8:10-11: The dove return to Noe with an olive branch
Further details
Titulus: Arca Noe. Qvo Flvit Omne Bonvm Lege Pnevmatis Hac Ave Donvm
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. 43
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