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Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac The sacrifice of IsaacIsaac carries the wood to Moriah
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 22: Christ carrying the Cross22b: Isaac carries the wood for the sacrifice to Moriah → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22b: Isaac carries the wood for the sacrifice to Moriah → Variant: Abraham carrying a torch and a sword, followed by Isaac with firewood, who has no banderole with text
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Genesis Gen. 22:6-8: Isaac carries the wood to MoriahType for the Carrying of the Cross (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Gen. 22:6-8: Isaac carries the wood to Moriah (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish (attributed)
DATE
circa 1460 - 1470
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Douce f. 422b (fol. 23v)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis (fol. 23v)
Acknowledgements
Photo: Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford, Used with kind permission of the Bodleian Libraries
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