Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Adam and Eve Before the fallMarriage of Adam and Eve
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The serpent seduces Eve (without Adam)No tree depicted
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 1a-8b (Paris, fols. 4-6, 14-18)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1c: Marriage of Adam and Eve → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1c: Marriage of Adam and Eve → Original composition: God stands between Adam and Eve and joins their hands together
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1d: Eve and the serpent → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1d: Eve and the serpent → Variant: Dragon-like serpent next to Eve, no tree, no banderoles
Further details
This is a fragment - more than half of the illuminated pages are missing (the cut-out miniatures of most of them are now in Cambridge), the remainder is misbound in many places.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tuscan or Italian (North-Eastern)
DATE
circa 1370 - circa 1390
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 9584, fol. 5r
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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