(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
After the Passion Ascension Christ's feet onlyWith all or most Apostles (often including Mary)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 3003 (Bavaria, second half 14th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 33: Ascension33a: Ascension of Christ → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 33: Ascension33a: Ascension of Christ → Variant: Christ, Mary and Apostles only
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 28:12-15: Jacob's dream of the ladderType for the Ascension (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Cantica Canticorum Cant. 2:8: Ecce iste venit saliens in montibusProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 46:6: Ascendit Deus in jubilo, et Dominus in voce tubaeProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Micheas Mich. 2:13: Ascendet enim pandens iter ante eosProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Deuteronomy Dtn. 32:11: Sicut aquila provocans ad volandum pullos suos, et super eos volitans. assumpsit eumProphecy for the Ascension
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 4 Kings 4 Kings 2:11-12: Assumption of EliasType for the Ascension of Christ (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies Luke Luke 15:4-6: Parable of the Shepherd returning with the lost sheepType for the Ascension (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with 4 Kings 2:11-12: Assumption of Elias (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Psalm 46:6: Ascendit deus in jubilo
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Mich. 2:13: Ascendet enim pandens iter ante eos
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Dtn. 32:11: Sicut aquila provocans ad volandum pullos suos ... assumpsit eum
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Cant. 2:8: Ecce iste venit saliens in montibus
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Luke 15:4-6: Parable of the Shepherd returning with the lost sheep (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Ascension of Christ with Gen. 28:12-15: Jacob's dream of the ladder (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 3003, fol. 31r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek M√ľnchen (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk