Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Lot, MelchisedechMelchisedech, holding bread and wine, encounters and blesses Abraham (Gen. 14:19)
Exodus The Passover The Passover Meal and its preparation (Exod. 12:8-11)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsToledo, Archivo Capitular, MS 10.8 (Bologna, 1320-1340, destroyed)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16d: Abraham meets the priest Melchisedech who sacrifices bread and wine → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16d: Abraham meets the priest Melchisedech who sacrifices bread and wine → Original composition: Abraham in armour kneeling before Melchisedech in chasuble who holds a host and a ciborium
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16c: The Israelites eat the Passover lamb → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 16: Last Supper16c: The Israelites eat the Passover lamb → Original composition: Lamb on a spit in the centre, above and below four persons, holding the lamb or eating
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 14:14: Melchisedech offers bread and wineType for the Last Supper (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 12:8-11: The Passover mealType for the Last Supper (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Gen. 14:18: Melchisedech offers bread and wine (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Last Supper with Exod. 12:8-11: The Passover meal (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Fictive Biblical figuresAbraham
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bolognese
DATE
1320 - 1340
LOCATION
Toledo, Archivo Capitular → 10.8, fol. 19r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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