Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Virgin and Simeon holding Childwithout doves
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 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45f: Fifth Joy: Presentation in the Temple → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45f: Fifth Joy: Presentation in the Temple → Original composition: Mary and Simeon support the Child upright on the altar, Joseph and Anna stand beneath
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. 45r
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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