(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The building of the Temple (3 Kings 5-8) The molten sea (3 Kings 7:23-26)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisPrinted editionsParis: perhaps Treperel, c1493 (woodcuts also used by Vérard)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 12: Baptism of Christ12b: The Molten Sea → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 12: Baptism of Christ12b: The Molten Sea → Original composition: Molten Sea as a chalice-like vessel with a narrow stem, oxen regularly at the bottom, no users
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 7:23-26: The molten seaType for the Baptism of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Baptism with 3 Kings 7:23-26: The molten sea (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
The woodblock series for the Speculum omits a number of common scenes that were replaced with re-used woodcuts, the Speculum blocks were also used in editions by Vérard. Many woodblocks appear in the wrong place.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1493
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Cest le mirouer de la redempcion humaine (GW M4304210), Paris (perhaps Jan Tréperel), 1493 (circa), fol. f1v
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin Preußischer Kulturbesitz (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 DE)
Contact
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