(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The Serpent seduces Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1-6)Serpent with head of a woman
Genesis Jacob Isaac's Blessing (Gen. 27)Isaac blessing Jacob as firstborn (Gen. 27:18-29)
Life of Christ
Ministry Temptation First Temptation (Stones into Bread)
Devils
Miscellaneous
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWeimar GroupBamberg, Pfister, c1462
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 29:16: Perversa est haec vestra cogitatio; quasi si lutum contra figulumProphecy of the Temptation of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 3:1-6: Fall of ManType for the Temptation of Christ (BP)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 27:18-29: Isaac blesses Jacob as the firstbornType for the Temptation of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 34:16: Tentaverunt me, subsannaverunt me subsannationeProphecy for the Temptation of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Job Job 16:10: Hostis meus terribilibus oculis me intuitus estProphecy for the Temptation of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Baruch Bar. 4:25: Persecutus est enim te inimicus tuus sed cito videbis perditionem ipsiusProphecy for the Temptation of Christ
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Temptation with Gen. 3:1-6: Fall of Man
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Temptation with Psalm 34:16: Tentaverunt me, subsannaverunt me subsannatione
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Temptation with Job 16:10: Hostis meus terribilibus oculis me intuitus est
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Temptation with Isa. 29:16: Perversa est haec vestra cogitatio; quasi si lutum contra figulum
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Temptation with Gen. 27:18-19: Isaac blesses Jacob as firstborn
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Temptation with Bar. 4:25: Persecutus est enim te inimicus tuus sed cito videbis perditionem ipsius
Further details
Contrary to the text, the image shows not Esau selling his birthright, but rather the consequence of this action, Isaac blessing Jacob as firstborn; Jacob is given as author of a prophecy from Job
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bamberg
DATE
circa 1462
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (GW 4325), Bamberg (Pfister), 1462 (ca.), fol. A5v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Albert Schramm, Der Bilderschmuck der Frühdrucke, vol. 1: Die Drucke von Albrecht Pfister in Bamberg, Leipzig 1922, pl. 28, nos. 194-196
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Incunabula Short Title Catalogue
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library Manchester
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