Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) CyclesRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Life of St Francis combined with a Speculum humanae salvationis, incomplete set)
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) Posthumous miracles and other eventsA Roman woman called Beatrix who nearly died after the death of the child in her womb gives birth to it (dead) and survives (Miracula VI, 2)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Rossi 17)
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary Model for St Francis healing Beatrix of Rome whose child had died in the womb
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical modelsFrancis Healing of Beatrix of Rome whose child had died in the wombWith the Nativity of the Virgin
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 5v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk