Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Child stands or lies on the altar, held by no-one
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 Mary44b: First Sorrow: Prophecy of Simeon → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44b: First Sorrow: Prophecy of Simeon → Variant: Christ Child unsupported on altar, flanked by Mary and Simeon
Further details
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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