Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryApparitionsto a priest who was used to contemplate the Joys of MaryMary appearing at the priest's bier or sarcophagus
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsTurin, Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria, MS I.II.11 (perhaps Catalan, second quarter 15th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45a: Mary at the sickbed of a priest who used to contemplate her joys → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 45: The Seven Joys of Mary45a: Mary at the sickbed of a priest who used to contemplate her joys → Original composition: Mary without child, flanked by two angels holding candles
Further details
By mistake, fol. 25, which shows chapters 45a-45d, is bound between chapters 21 and 22
ARTIST/CREATOR
Catalonia (attributed)
DATE
2nd quarter 15th century localised and dated because of similarity with Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ms. Douce 204
LOCATION
Turin, Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria → I.II.11, fol. 25r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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