Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus Moses and the burning bush God speaks to Moses from the bush (Exod. 3:4-4:17)God visible in the bush
Life of Christ
Infancy Annunciation Angel not flyingAngel holding scrollAngel standing
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) LifeSt Francis dreams of the heavenly castle and its weapons (Legenda maior, I, 3)
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) CyclesRome, Biblioteca Corsiniana, MS 55.K.2 (Avignon, first half 14th century, Life of St Francis combined with a Speculum humanae salvationis, incomplete set)
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 7: Annunciation7b: God appears to Moses in the Burning Bush → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 7: Annunciation7b: God appears to Moses in the Burning Bush → Original composition: Moses kneels beneath the burning bush, half-figure of God holds banderole
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 7: Annunciation7a: Annunciation → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 7: Annunciation7a: Annunciation → Original composition: Gabriel and Mary both standing, holding banderoles
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 24:15-20: Rebecca gives water to Eliezer and his camelsType for the Annunciation (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 6:37-40: Miracle of Gideon's fleeceType for the Annunciation (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 3:2-6: Moses and the burning bushType for the Annunciation (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Jud. 6:37-40: Miracle of Gideon's fleece (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation As model for St Francis's Dream of the heavenly Castle
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Gen. 24:15-20: Rebecca gives water to Eliezer and his camels (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Annunciation with Exod. 3:2-6: Moses and the burning bush (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical modelsFrancis Dream of the heavenly castlewith the Annunciation of Christ
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 8v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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