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Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Assumption Without Persons of the TrinityWithout Apostles
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsOxford, Bodleian Library, Ms. Douce f 4 (probably Flemish, c1460-1470, fragment)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 36: Dormition, Assumption and Coronation of Mary36a: Coronation of Mary (Variants: Dormition or Assumption) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 36: Dormition, Assumption and Coronation of Mary36a: Coronation of Mary (Variants: Dormition or Assumption) → Variant: Assumption of Mary
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 6:15-16: The Ark of the Covenant is brought into the house of DavidType for the Assumption of the Virgin (SHS, few manuscripts only)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 2:19: Solomon honours BethsabeeType for the Assumption of the Virgin (SHS, few manuscripts only, the text rather links it with the Coronation)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Assumption of the Virgin Mary with 2 Kings 6:15-16: The Ark of the Covenant is brought into the house of David (SHS, few manuscripts only, but the text links it to this Antitype)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Assumption of the Virgin Mary with 3 Kings 2:19: Solomon honours Bethsabee (SHS, few manuscripts only, text links it rather to the Coronation)
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Assumption of the Virgin Marywith Rev. 12:1: Apocalyptic Woman (SHS, few manuscripts only, text links it rather to the Coronation)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish (attributed)
DATE
circa 1460 - 1470
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Douce f. 436a (fol. 12v)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis (fol. 12v)
Acknowledgements
Photo: Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford, Used with kind permission of the Bodleian Libraries
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