Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David returns in triumph with the head of Goliath (1 Kings 17:54)
4 Kings (A.V. II Kings) Assumption of Elias and first miracles of Eliseus (4 Kings 2) Eliseus is welcomed by the sons of the prophets (2 Kings 2:15)
Life of Christ
Passion Entry into Jerusalem Entry into Jerusalem
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 1 Kings 1 Kings 17:54: David returns in triumph with the head of GoliathType for the Entry into Jerusalem (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 3:11: Egredimini et videte, filiae Sion, regem SalomonemProphecy for Christ's entry into Jerusalem
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Zacharias Zach 9:9: Exsulta satis, filia Sion; jubila, filia Jerusalem: ecce rex tuus veniet tibi justusProphecy for Christ's entry into Jerusalem
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Zacharias Zach 9:9: Ipse pauper, et ascendens super asinam et super pullum filium asinaeProphecy of Christ's entry into Jerusalem
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 4 Kings 4 Kings 2:15: The sons of the prophets welcome EliseusType for the Entry into Jerusalem
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 101-150 Psalm 149:2: Filii Sion exsultent in rege suoProphecy for Christ's entry into Jerusalem
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem with 1 Kings 17:54: David returns in triumph with the head of Goliath (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem with 4 Kings 2:15: The sons of the prophets welcome Eliseus
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem with Cant. 3:11: Egredimini et videte, filiae Sion, regem Salomonem
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem with Psalm 149:2: Filii Sion exsultent in rege suo
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem Zach 9:9: Exsulta satis, filia Sion; jubila, filia Jerusalem: ecce rex tuus veniet tibi justus
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem Zach 9:9: Ipse pauper, et ascendens super asinam et super pullum filium asinae
Further details
The text of the first prophecy from Zacharias (bottom left) is a free variation of the biblical wording
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 19 (Block T)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block T)
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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