Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Story of the Magi The Magi see the starStar contains an image of Christ
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, Français 400 (English, second half 14th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 9: Adoration of the Magi9b: The Magi see the star (Variant: Bileam's prophecy) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 9: Adoration of the Magi9b: The Magi see the star (Variant: Bileam's prophecy) → Variant: Magi kneeling or standing, above them a star with an image of Christ as bust or half-figure, no banderoles
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 400, fol. 6r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
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RELATIONS
Gallica
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