Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesThe vineyard and the evil husbandmen (Mt. 21:33-41, Mc. 12:1-9, Lc. 20:9-16)The husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsLondon, British Library, Harley MS 4996 (SW-Germany or Alsace, second or third quarter 14th century, incomplete set)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22c: The evil husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22c: The evil husbandmen kill the son of the owner of the vineyard → Original composition: Two men stand in or just outside the gate of the vineyard, killing the owner's son
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies MatthewMt. 21:33-41: Parable of the vineyard and the evil husbandmenType for the Carrying of the Cross (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Mt. 21:33-41: Parable of the vineyard and the evil husbandmen (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern German or Alsatian
DATE
2nd quarter 14th century - 3rd quarter 14th century
LOCATION
London, British Library → Harley MS 4996, fol. 24v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
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RELATIONS
British Library
Acknowledgements
Image kindly provided by the British Library (public domain)
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