Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Numbers Reconnaissance in Chanaan, the grapes (Num. 13-14) The spies carry the grapes (Num. 13:24)
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 22: Christ carrying the Cross22d: The spies from Chanaan come back with a large grape → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 22: Christ carrying the Cross22d: The spies from Chanaan come back with a large grape → Variant: The two spies carry the grape on its own branches
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Numbers Num. 13:24: The spies carrying grapes from the Promised LandType for the Carrying of the Cross (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Carrying of the Cross with Num. 13:24: The spies carrying the large grape from the Promised Land (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
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. 26v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Evelyn Silber gift
Contact
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