(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Numbers Balaam (Bileam) and Balak (Num. 22-24) Balaam prophecies the star out of Jacob (Orietur Stella, Num. 24:3)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsEinsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 206(49) (Paris, c1450-1460)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 3: Annunciation of the Conception of Mary3d: Balaam (Bileam) and the angel → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 3: Annunciation of the Conception of Mary3d: Balaam (Bileam) and the angel → Variant: Balaam prophecies to Balac about the star rising from Juda
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Numbers Num. 24:17: Bileam's prophecy of the star: Orietur stella ex JacobType for the Annunciation of the Conception of the Virgin Mary to Anne (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 4:7: The bride without a spotProphecy for the Annunciation of the Conception of the Virgin Mary to Joachim
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation of the Conception of the Virgin Mary to Joachim with Cant. 4:7: Tota pulchra es amica mea et macula non est in te
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation of the Conception of the Virgin Mary to Anne with Num. 24:17: Bileam's prophecy of the star: Orietur stella ex Jacob (SHS, few manuscripts only)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris related to works of the Dreux Budé Master and the Coëtivy Master
DATE
circa 1450 - 1460
LOCATION
Einsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek → Cod. 206(49), p. 9
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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