Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph thrown into the well (Gen. 37:23-24)
Jonas (A.V. Jonah) Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monster (Jon. 1:15, 2:1)
Life of Christ
Passion Entombment Christ's body lowered into the sarcophagus
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 11:10: Et erit sepulchrum eius gloriosumProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 37:23-24: Joseph thrown into the cisternType for the Entombment of Christ (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 49:9: Requiescens accubuisti ut leo et quasi leaena: quis suscitabit eumProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 5:2: Ego dormio, et cor meum vigilatProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Jonas Jon. 1:15-2:1: Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monsterType for the Entombment of Christ (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 77:65: Et excitatus est tamquam dormiens Dominus, tamquam potens crapulatus a vinoProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Gen. 37:23-24: Joseph thrown into the cistern (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Jon. 1:15-2:1: Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monster (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Isa. 11:10: Et erit sepulchrum eius gloriosum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Cant. 5:2: Ego dormio, et cor meum vigilat
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Psalm 77:65: Et excitatus est tamquam dormiens Dominus, tamquam potens crapulatus a vino
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Gen. 49:9: Requiescens accubuisti ut leo et quasi leaena: quis suscitabit eum
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 37 (Block m)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block m)
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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