Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Britain
CanterburyCathedral North Choir Aislen. XV (containing parts of Second and Sixth Typological Windows)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Adoration of the shepherdsShepherds not bringing giftsWithout angels
Infancy Adoration of the Magi Without attendantsWithout JosephWhite Magus
Infancy Story of the Magi Dream of the Magi instructing them to return by a different route
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
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 10:1-3: The Queen of Saba visits SolomonType for the Adoration of the Magi (BP, SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Adoration of the Magi with 3 Kings 10:1-3: Meeting of Solomon and the Queen of Saba (BP, SHS)Miscellaneous
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 28)
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. 93f.
Contact
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