Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Judges Samson (Jud. 13-16) Samson and the Lion (Jud. 14:5-8)Samson kills the lion (Jud. 14:5-6)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David kills Goliath with a sling (1 Kings 17:49)
Life of Christ
After the Passion Harrowing of Hell Christ leading the Fathers out of Limbo - not trampling a devil or the broken doors of Hell
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumIsolated manuscripts
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Biblia PauperumIsolated manuscriptsMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 19414 (Bavarian, Mid-14th century)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 49:9: Ad praedam, fili mi, ascendistiProphecy for the Harrowing of Hell
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 14:5-6: Samson kills the lionType for the Harrowing of Hell (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 1 Kings 1 Kings 17:49: David kills Goliath with his slingType for the Harrowing of Hell
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Zacharias Zach. 9:11: Tu quoque in sanguine testamenti tui emisisti vinctos tuos de lacuProphecy for the Harrowing of Hell
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Osee Osee 13:14: Ero mors tua, o morsProphecy for the Harrowing of Hell
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 101-150 Psalm 106:16: Quia contrivit portas aereas, et vectes ferreos confregitProphecy for the Harrowing of Hell
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Jud. 14:5-6: Samson kills the lion (BP, SHS)Biblia Pauperum
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Os. 13:14: Ero mors tua, o mors
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Psalm 106:16: Quia contrivit portas aereas, et vectes ferreos confregit
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Zach. 9:11: Tu quoque in sanguine testamenti tui emisisti vinctos tuos de lacu
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with Gen. 49:9: Ad praedam, fili mi, ascendisti
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Harrowing of Hell with 1 Kings 17:49: David kills Goliath with a sling
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria from Tegernsee
DATE
circa 1340 - 1350
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 19414, fol. 166v
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Evelyn Silber, The early iconography of the Speculum Humanae Salvationis: The Italian connection in the Fourteeenth Century, PhD Cambridge 1982 (typoscr.), pl. 48
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RELATIONS
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (digitised version)
Contact
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