Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Britain
CambridgeKing's CollegeChapel - stained glassSouth wall
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Ruth Elimelech and his family in Moab (Ruth 1:1-5) Elimelech's and Noemi's sons die (Ruth 1:5), she laments them
Life of Christ
Passion LamentationVirgin holding Christ's arm
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Ruth Ruth 1:5 (and 1:20): Noemi and her daughter-in-law lament over the death of her husband and her sonsType for the Lamentation of Christ (SHS, few manuscripts only)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Lamentation of Christ with Ruth 1:5 (and 1:20): Noemi laments over the death of her husband and her sons (SHS, few manuscripts only)Miscellaneous
Further details
Scenes 14.2: Ruth's lament and 14.3: Lamentation of Chirst; according to Wayment made ca. 1535
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southwark
DATE
1515 - 1547
LOCATION
Cambridge, King's College Chapel
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
14
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hilary Wayment, The Windows of King's College Chapel Cambridge, London 1972, pp. 86-87
Contact
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