Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) David learns of Saul's death and mourns for him (2 Kings 1) David commands to slay the Amalecite (2 Kings 1:15)
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) Solomon's wisdom and judgement (3 Kings 3-4) Judgement of Solomon (3 Kings 3:16-27)Baby not held by foot
Last Judgement
With the Virgin and St John as intercessors
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWestern Group50-Part Blockbook
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 2:4: Judicabit gentes et arguet populos multosProphecy for the Last Judgement
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 1:15: David commands to slay the Amalecite who had killed SaulType for the Last Judgement
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 3:17-28: Judgement of SolomonType for the Last Judgement
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 1 Kings 1 Kings 2:10: Dominus judicabit fines terraeProphecy for the Last Judgement
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Ezechiel Ez. 7:3: Judicabo te iuxta vias tuasProphecy for the Last Judgement
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Ecclesiastes Eccl. 3:17: Justum et impium judicabit DeusProphecy for the Last Judgement
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Last Judgement with 2 Kings 1:15: David commands to slay the Amalecite who had killed Saul
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Last Judgement with 3 Kings 3:17-28: Judgement of Solomon
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Last Judgement with 1 Kings 2:10: Dominus iudicabit fines terrae
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Last Judgement with Isa. 2:4: Iudicabit gentes et arguet populos multos
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Last Judgement with Ez. 7:3: Iudicabo te iuxta vias tuas
Antitypes for eschatological scenes Last Judgement with Eccl. 3:17: Iustum et impium iudicabit Deus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish
DATE
1480 - 1485
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Xylo-5, plate 47 (Block y)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (50-part Blockbook) (Block y)
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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