Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Britain
CanterburyCathedral North Choir Aislen. XV (containing parts of Second and Sixth Typological Windows)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph's brothers ask Joseph for corn (cf. Gen. 42:6-12)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesStained GlassCanterbury CathedralSecond Typological Window (parts surviving in n. XV)5th register: Adoration of the Shepherds and the Magi
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 42:6: Joseph sells corn to the Egyptians and to his brothersType for the Adoration of the Shepherds and of the Magi combined
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Adoration of the Magi with Gen. 42:6: Joseph sells corn to the Egyptians and to his brothers
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Adoration of the Shepherdswith Gen. 42:6: Joseph sells corn to the Egyptians and to his brothers
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
1178 - 1180
LOCATION
Canterbury, Christ Church Cathedral, North Quire Aisle (n. XV, 5th register, panel 29)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Ian Jones
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Madeleine H. Caviness, The Windows of Christ Church Cathedral Canterbury (Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi, Great Britain, 2), London 1981, p. 94f.
Contact
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