Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Simeon holding ChildWithout doves
Miscellaneous
Praying Visionary experiences during prayer Experience of the Wounds of the PassionA Dominican experiences the wounds of the nails and the sword that pierced Mary's heartA Dominican with nails piercing his hands and feet a sword piercing his breast
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, Latin 9584, and Cambridge, Fitzwilliam Museum, MS 43-1950 (Tuscany or North-Eastern Italy, c1370-1390) → Chapters 40c-45f (Cambridge, fols. 18-25)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44b: First Sorrow: Prophecy of Simeon → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44b: First Sorrow: Prophecy of Simeon → Original composition: Mary and Simeon support the Christ Child on the altar, without other figures
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44a: Vision of a Dominican of the Sufferings of Christ and of Mary → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 44: The Seven Sorrows of Mary44a: Vision of a Dominican of the Sufferings of Christ and of Mary → Original composition: A Dominican with nails piercing his hands and feet and one sword piercing his breast
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tuscan or Italian (North-Eastern)
DATE
circa 1370 - circa 1390
LOCATION
Cambridge, Fitzwilliam Museum → 43-1950, fol. 22v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Montague Rhodes James and Bernhard Berenson, Speculum Humanae Salvationis. Being a reproduction of an Italian manuscript of the fourteenth century, Oxford 1926
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RELATIONS
Fitzwilliam Museum
Contact
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