Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The building of the Temple (3 Kings 5-8) Exterior views of the TempleFanciful renderings
Ezechiel (A.V. Ezekiel) Vision of the Temple (Ez. 40-48) Vision of the closed gate that shall only open for the prince (Ez. 44:1-3)Closed gate alone
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisPrinted editionsLyon: Huss, 1478
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4d: The Temple in Jerusalem → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4d: The Temple in Jerusalem → Variant: Temple as a polygonal or round building
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4c: The closed gate of the Temple → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4c: The closed gate of the Temple → Variant: Tower with a closed door, without persons
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 6:2-10: The building of the TempleType for the Birth of Mary (SHS)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Ezechiel Ez. 44:1-3: Vision of the closed gate that shall only open for the princeType for the Birth of Mary (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary with 3 Kings 6:2-10: The building of the Temple (SHS)
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary with Ez. 44:1-3: Vision of the closed gate that shall only open for the prince (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
woodcut. Image also used in the first edition printed in Lyon in 1478 (first illustrated book printed in France). Image also used in the editions: 1479, 1482, 1486 (presumably, no surviving copy), 1488.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lyon
DATE
1478
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Colophon: Cy finist le Mirouer de la redemption de lumain lignage (GW M43034), Lyon (Huss), 1483, fol. 6v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Le livre illustré à Lyon (1480-1600) - Equipex Biblissima
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
USTC
BML catalogue entry (1479 edition)
complete digital copy (Gallica)
Acknowledgements
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