(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The Serpent seduces Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1-6)Serpent with head of a woman
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal. lat. 385 (German, 1441, from ch. 3 onward only Antitypes illustrated)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → Variant: Adam and Eve stand on either side of the tree and partake of the fruits, serpent with human head
Further details
Chapter 1d is apparently missing in this manuscript
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1441
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Pal. lat. 385, fol. 4r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
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RELATIONS
Universit├Ątsbibliothek Heidelberg (images without watermarks)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
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