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Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Betrayal and arrest of Christ The soldiers fall back
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 3003 (Bavaria, second half 14th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 17: The soldiers who come to arrest Christ fall to the ground17a: The soldiers who come to arrest Christ fall to the ground → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 17: The soldiers who come to arrest Christ fall to the ground17a: The soldiers who come to arrest Christ fall to the ground → Variant: Christ and one or more apostles facing a group of collapsing or collapsed soldiers
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 49:6: In consilium eorum non veniat anima meaProphecy for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 3:31: Samgar kills six-hundred Philistines with a ploughshareType for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 15:15: Samson kills thousand Philistines with the jawbone of an assType for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 23:8: David, although like a tender little worm of the wood, killed eight-hundred enemiesType for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 30:14: In eo dum convenirent simul adversum me, accipere animam meam consiliati suntProphecy for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Nahum Nah. 1:9: Quid cogitatis contra DominumProphecy for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Proverbs Prov. 21:30: Non est sapientia, non est prudentia, non est consilium contra DominumProphecy for the soldiers who came to arrest Christ falling to the ground
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with 2 Kings 23:8: David, although like a tender little worm of the wood, killed eight-hundred enemies (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with Jud. 3:31: Samgar kills six-hundred Philistines with a ploughshare (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with Jud. 15:15: Samson kills thousand Philistines with the jawbone of an ass (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with Gen. 49:6: In consilium eorum non veniat anima mea
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with Prov. 21:30: Non est sapientia, non est prudentia, non est consilium contra Dominum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with Nah. 1:9: Quid cogitatis contra Dominum
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ The soldiers fall back with Psalm 30:14: In eo dum convenirent simul adversum me, accipere animam meam
Further details
The Prophecies surrounding this image do not match the scene - they are copied from prophecies used in the Biblia Pauperum for the scene of Judas offering to betray Christ
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 3003, fol. 16r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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