Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
Fabulous animalsDragon Dragon alone
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Images of Christ
Christ in majestywith mandorlawithout evangelists
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsNew York, Public Library, Spencer 15 (Middle Rhine, c1420)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
VicesDiagramsArbor vitiorum
Virtues Diagrams Tree of virtues (Arbor virtutum)
Further details
The Tree of Virtues has Humilitas as stem and the Cardinal and Theological Virtues (but Pietas instead of Fides) as branches; The Tree of Vices has Superbia as its stem, and as branches Invidia, Haeresis, Ira, Gula, Desperantia, Avaritia, Rapina
ARTIST/CREATOR
Middle Rhine (attributed)
DATE
circa 1420
LOCATION
New York, Public Library → Spencer 15, fol. 1r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: James Marrow
Contact
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