(photo on external web page)
Iconography
HISTORY
Ancient
Nabuchodonosor's Queen Looks from the Hanging Gardens to her home country
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthSeven Wonders of the WorldIndividualHanging Gardens of Babylon
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsEinsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 206(49) (Paris, c1450-1460)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 5: The Presentation of Mary in the Temple5d: The Queen of Babylon looks from the Hanging Gardens to her home country → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 5: The Presentation of Mary in the Temple5d: The Queen of Babylon looks from the Hanging Gardens to her home country → Original composition: Queen standing on a tower on which trees are planted, alone
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Presentation of the Virgin with Luke 10:42: Maria optimam partem elegit
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Presentation of the Virgin with 1 Cor. 7:34: Mulier qui innupta est et virgo cogitat quae Domini sunt ut sit sancta
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Presentation of the Virginwith the Queen of Babylon looking from the Hanging Gardens to her home country (SHS)
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies Luke Luke 10:42: Maria optimam partem elegitProphecy for the Presentation of the Virgin Mary in the Temple
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies 1 Corinthians 1 Cor. 7:34: Mulier qui innupta est et virgo cogitat quae Domini sunt ut sit sanctaProphecy for the Presentation of the Virgin Mary in the Temple
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types The Queen of Babylon looks from the Hanging Gardens to her home countryType for the Presentation of the Virgin (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
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. 13
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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