Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Adam and Eve with the Apple, but without Serpent
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Expulsion from EdenWith an angel but no gate
Saints
Saints A - ZFrancis of Assisi (OFM) LifeSt Francis has a vision of the crucified Christ (Legenda maior, I, 5)
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 2: The Fall and its consequences2b: Expulsion from Paradise (Variant: Adam and Eve toiling) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2b: Expulsion from Paradise (Variant: Adam and Eve toiling) → Original composition: Angel with his sword lifted drives away Adam and Eve, no trees or buildings
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → Original composition: Adam and Eve stand on either side of the tree and partake of the fruits, no serpent
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 3:1-6: Fall of ManModel for St Francis's vision of the crucified Christ
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical modelsFrancis Vision of the Crucified Christwith the Fall of Man (contrasting Fall of Adam and Francis's conversion)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Avignon
DATE
1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Corsiniana → 55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 3v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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