Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Divination and prophecy
Sibyls CyclesOracula sibyllina (Blockbook)
SibylsAugustus and the Tiburtine Sibyl Augustus adoring Christ
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Evangelists John Single figureWith chalicewith eagle
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Sibyls and ProphetsOracula Sibyllina (Blockbook)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 60:1: Surge, illuminare, Jerusalem, quia venit lumen tuum, et gloria Domini super te ortaProphecy for Augustus adoring Christ
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Vision of Emperor Augustus and the Sibyl with Isa. 60:1: Venit lumen tuum
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Vision of Emperor Augustus and the Sibylwith the Libyan Sibyl
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Vision of Emperor Augustus and the Sibyl with John 8:12: Ego sum lux mundi
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies John John 8:12: Ego sum lux mundiProphecy for Augustus adoring Christ
Sibylline oracles paralleled with biblical scenesLibyan Sibylwith Augustus adoring Christ
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Swabian after Netherlandish
DATE
1470 - 1475
LOCATION
St Gall, Stiftsbibliothek
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Oracula sibyllina (Blockbook), B2
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Oracula Sibyllina (Weissagungen der zwölf Sibyllen) nach dem einzigen, in der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen aufbewahrten Exemplare, ed. P. Heitz, Strassburg 1903 (source of photograph)
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