(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Cain and Abel Cain and his family (Gen. 4:17-22)Lamech and his childrenTubalcain as the first smith (Gen. 4:22)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 1126 (Bavarian, 1463, manuscript with coloured woodcuts)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 23: Christ nailed to the Cross23b: The hammering of Tubal-Cain, the first smith, inspire Jubal to invent singing → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 23: Christ nailed to the Cross23b: The hammering of Tubal-Cain, the first smith, inspire Jubal to invent singing → Variant: Tubal-Cain and his assistants hammering, without Jubal
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Crucifixion with with the hammering of Tubal-Cain, the first smith, inspiring Jubal to invent singing (Comestor, SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types The hammering of Tubal-Cain, the first smith, inspire Jubal to invent music Type for the Crucifixion (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
Manuscript with coloured woodcuts, the same woodcuts also appear in Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 21543
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
1463
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Cgm 1126, fol. 120v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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