(photo on external web page)
Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Countries A-ZHoly Roman EmpireNürnberg
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The building of the Temple (3 Kings 5-8) Exterior views of the TempleFanciful renderings
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsAugsburg, Universitätsbibliothek, Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek Cod.I.2.2.24 (Nuremberg, 1456)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4d: The Temple in Jerusalem → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 4: Nativity of Mary4d: The Temple in Jerusalem → Variant: Temple as a church-like building
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 6:2-10: The building of the TempleType for the Birth of Mary (SHS)
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Birth of the Virgin Mary with 3 Kings 6:2-10: The building of the Temple (SHS)
Further details
The shape of the temple alludes to St Sebald in Nuremberg (which has likewise a low West choir next to the tower and a higher East choir, but two towers)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Nuremberg
DATE
1456
LOCATION
Augsburg, Universitätsbibliothek → Cod.I.2.2.24 (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek), fol. 12r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Universitätsbibliothek Augsburg
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