Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion God putting enmity between the serpent and Eve (Gen. 3:15)
Judges Gideon (Jud. 6-8) Miracle of the fleece (Jud. 6:37-40)Gideon praying in front of the fleece
Life of Christ
Infancy Annunciation Angel not flyingAngel holding sceptreAngel kneeling or genuflecting
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 7:14: Ecce virgo concipiet et pariet filiumProphecy of the Annunciation
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 3:15: God putting enmity between the serpent and EveType for the Annunciation
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 6:37-40: Miracle of Gideon's fleeceType for the Annunciation (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Ezechiel Ez. 44:2: Porta haec clausa erit, non aperieturProphecy for the Annunciation (BP)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Jeremias Jer. 31:22: Femina circumdabit virumProphecy for the Annunciation
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 71:6: Descendens sicut pluvia in vellusProphecy for the Annunciation
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Gen. 3:15: God putting enmity between the Serpent and Eve
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Jud. 6:37-40: Miracle of Gideon's fleece (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Isa. 7:14: Ecco virgo concipiet et pariet filium
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Psalm 71:6: Descendens sicut pluvia in vellus
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Jer. 31:22: Femina circumdabit virum
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Ez. 44:2: Porta haec clausa erit, non aperietur (BP)Biblia Pauperum
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 3 (Block C)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block C)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Paul Heitz and W. L. Schreiber, Biblia pauperum: Nach dem einzigen Exemplare in 50 Darstellungen. Strassburg 1903
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Contact
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