Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Cain and Abel Cain and his family (Gen. 4:17-22)Lamech beaten by his wives (Gen. 4:23-24)
Judith Achior's intelligence (Judith 5-6) Achior bound to a tree (Judith 6:9)
Job Job lamenting on the dunghill (not depicting a specific moment in the narrative)with his wife, without his friendswith the devil tormenting him (Job 2:7-9)
Life of Christ
Passion Flagellation Two executioners
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsCologne, Historisches Archiv, Best. 7020 (W (asterisk)) 105 (probably Cologne, second half 14th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20d: Job is beaten by the devil and reproached by his wife → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20d: Job is beaten by the devil and reproached by his wife → Original composition: Job naked on the dunghill, at one side the devil with a scourge, at the other side Job's wife with a rod carrying three banderoles (often misunderstood)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20c: Lamech is beaten by his two wives → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20c: Lamech is beaten by his two wives → Original composition: Lamech and his wives standing, wives wielding no weapons
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20b: Achior is bound to a tree → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20b: Achior is bound to a tree → Original composition: Achior in the centre, at the left and right two men binding him to a tree
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20a: Flagellation of Christ → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20a: Flagellation of Christ → Original composition: Christ stands behind the column, one executioner on each side
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 4:23-24: Lamech beaten by his wivesType for the Flagellation of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Job Job 2:7-10: Job on the dunghill, tormented by the devil and reproached by his wifeType for the Flagellation of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judith Judith 6:9: Binding of AchiorType for the Flagellation of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Flagellation of Christ with Gen. 4:23-24: Lamech beaten by his wives (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Flagellation of Christ with Job 2:7-9: Job on the dunghill, tormented by the devil and reproached by his wife (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Flagellation of Christ with Judith 6:9: Binding of Achior (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cologne (attributed)
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Cologne, Historisches Archiv → Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 76-77
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