Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Images of Christ
Christ during the Passion Christ carrying the Crossappearing to a hermit (Speculum Humanae Salvationis)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Rossi 17)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43a: Vision of a Hermit of Christ carrying the Cross → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43a: Vision of a Hermit of Christ carrying the Cross → Original composition: The hermit looks outside the window of his hermitage and sees Christ carrying the Cross
Further details
The manuscript is misbound, fols. 12-20 should appear after fol. 46
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 15v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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