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Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Flight into Egypt With legendary elementsFall of idols
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 3003 (Bavaria, second half 14th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 11: Fall of idols during the Flight into Egypt11a: Flight into Egypt with falling idols → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 11: Fall of idols during the Flight into Egypt11a: Flight into Egypt with falling idols → Variant: Joseph leads or accompanies donkey carrying Mary and Christ, with one falling idol
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Isaias Isa. 19:1: Dominus ... ingredietur Aegyptum, et commovebuntur simulacra AegyptiProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Jeremias Jer. 12:7: Reliqui domum meamProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Daniel Dan. 2:34: Nabuchodonosor dreams of a statue that is destroyed by a stoneType for the Fall of Idols at the Flight into Egypt (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Osee Osee 5:6: Vadent ad quaerendum Dominum, et non invenientProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 54:8: Ecce elongavi fugiens, et mansi in solitudineProphecy for the Flight into Egypt
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Osee 5:6: Vadent ad quaerendum Dominum, et non invenient
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Jer. 12:7: Reliqui domum meam
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Psalm 54:8: Ecce elongavi fugiens, et mansi in solitudine
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Flight into Egypt with Isa. 19:1: Dominus ... ingredietur Aegyptum, et commovebuntur simulacra Aegypti
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Fall of the idols in Egypt with Dan. 2:34: Nabuchodonosor dreams of a statue that is destroyed by a stone (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Fall of the idols in Egypt with The young Moses, having broken Pharao's crown, feigns madness by eating burning coals (Comestor, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Fall of the idols in Egypt with Jeremias prophesying that the Egyptians will worship an image of a Virgin and a Child (non-biblical, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types The young Moses, having broken Pharao's crown, feigns madness by eating burning coalsType for the Fall of Idols at the Flight into Egypt (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Non-biblical narratives treated as Types Jeremias prophesies that the Egyptians will worship an image of a Virgin and a ChildType for the Fall of Idols at the Flight into Egypt (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
In this manuscript, the image of the Flight into Egypt is combined with the Prophecies for the Flight into Egypt from the Biblia Pauperum, and with the Types for the Downfall of the idols of Egypt of the Speculum Humanae Salvationis
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 3003, fol. 10r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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