(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph thrown into the well (Gen. 37:23-24)
Jonas (A.V. Jonah) Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monster (Jon. 1:15, 2:1)
Life of Christ
Passion Entombment Christ's body lowered into the sarcophagus
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumWeimar GroupBamberg, Pfister, c1462
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 11:10: Et erit sepulchrum eius gloriosumProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 37:23-24: Joseph thrown into the cisternType for the Entombment of Christ (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 49:9: Requiescens accubuisti ut leo et quasi leaena: quis suscitabit eumProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 5:2: Ego dormio, et cor meum vigilatProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Jonas Jon. 1:15-2:1: Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monsterType for the Entombment of Christ (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 75:3: Factus est in pace locus ejus, et habitatio ejus in SionProphecy for the Entombment of Christ
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Gen. 37:23-24: Joseph thrown into the cistern (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Jon. 1:15-2:1: Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monster (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Isa. 11:10: Et erit sepulchrum eius gloriosum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Cant. 5:2: Ego dormio, et cor meum vigilat
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Gen. 49:9: Requiescens accubuisti ut leo et quasi leaena: quis suscitabit eum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entombment of Christ with Psalm 75:3: Factus est in pace locus ejus, et habitatio ejus in Sion
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bamberg
DATE
circa 1462
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Biblia Pauperum (GW 4325), Bamberg (Pfister), 1462 (ca.), fol. B3r
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. 32, nos. 239-241
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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
Contact
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