Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryVirgin aloneFull length
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, Latin 511 (Alsatian, c1370-1380)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44a: Vision of a Dominican of the Sufferings of Christ and of Mary → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44a: Vision of a Dominican of the Sufferings of Christ and of Mary → Variant: A Dominican holding three nails in the hand standing next to a gesticulating Mary
Further details
The iconography of this scene is not clear - the Dominican's cappa is rendered white, not black, and he has a halo. however, it is unlikely that this is supposed to depict Christ
ARTIST/CREATOR
Alsatian
DATE
circa 1370 - 1380
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 511, fol. 45v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
Contact
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