(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Betrothal of the Virgin to St JosephWithout suitors breaking their rods
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsEinsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 206(49) (Paris, c1450-1460)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 6: The Betrothal of Mary to Joseph6a: The Betrothal of Mary to Joseph → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 6: The Betrothal of Mary to Joseph6a: The Betrothal of Mary to Joseph → Variant: High Priest stands between Mary and Joseph and joins their hands together, with additional persons (not the unsuccessful suitors) at the sides
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 62:5: Gaudebit sponsus super sponsamProphecy for the Betrothal of the Virgin Mary
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 2:24: Propter hoc relinquet homo patrem et matrem et adhaerebit uxori suaeProphecy for the Betrothal of the Virgin Mary
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Tobias Tobias 7:15-16: Marriage of Tobias and SaraType for the Betrothal of Mary and Joseph (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 4:4: The Tower of David protected by a thousand bucklersType for the Betrothal of the Virgin Mary (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with Tob. 7:15-16: Marriage of Tobias and Sara (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with 2 Cor. 11:2: Despondi enim vos uni viro
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with Isa. 62:5: Gaudebit sponsus super sponsam
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with Gen. 2:24: Propter hoc relinquet homo patrem et matrem et adhaerebit uxori suae
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with 1 Cor. 7:38: Qui matrimonio iungit virginem suam bene facit et qui non iungit melius facit
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with Cant. 4:4: The Tower of David protected by a thousand bucklers (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Betrothal of the Virgin Mary to Joseph with the tower Baris in Jerusalem that could be defended by two men against all enemies (SHS)
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies 2 Corinthians 2 Cor. 11:2: Despondi enim vos uni viroProphecy for the Betrothal of Mary and Joseph
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies 1 Corinthians 1 Cor. 7:38: Qui matrimonio iungit virginem suam bene facit et qui non iungit melius facitProphecy for the Betrothal of the Virgin Mary
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types The tower Baris in Jerusalem could be defended by two men against all enemiesType for the Betrothal of the Virgin Mary (SHS)
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. 14
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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Contact
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