Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) David's old age and succession (3 Kings 1-2) Solomon honours his mother Bethsabee (3 Kings 2:19)
Esther Esther is made Queen in Vasthi's place (Esth. 2:1-20) Assuerus crowns Esther (Esth. 2:17)
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Virgin crowned by ChristWithout angels or saints
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 35:2: Gloria Libani data est ei decor Carmeli et SaronProphecy for the Coronation of the Virgin
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 2:19: Solomon honours BethsabeeType for the Coronation of the Virgin (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 8:9: Quae est ista quae ascendit de desertoProphecy for the Coronation of the Virgin
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 44:13: Vultum tuum deprecabuntur omnes divites plebisProphecy for the Coronation of the Virgin
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Esther Esth. 2:17: Esther is made queenType for the Coronation of the Virgin
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Wisdom Sap. 4:1: O quam pulchra est casta generatio cum claritateProphecy for the Coronation of the Virgin
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Mary with 3 Kings 2:19: Solomon honours Bethsabee (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Mary with Esth. 2:17: Esther is made queen (BP)
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Mary with Cant. 8:9: Quae est ista quae ascendit de deserto
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Mary with Isa. 35:2: Gloria Libani data est ei decor Carmeli et Saron
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Mary with Psalm 44:13: Vultum tuum deprecabuntur omnes divites plebis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Coronation of the Virgin Mary with Sap. 4:1: O quam pulchra est casta generatio cum claritate
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 46 (Block x)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block x)
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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