(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Judges Jephte (Jud. 11-12) Jephte sacrifices his daughter (Jud. 11:39)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisPrinted editionsParis: perhaps Treperel, c1493 (woodcuts also used by Vérard)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 5: The Presentation of Mary in the Temple5c: Jephte sacrifices his daughter → Variant: Jephte's daughter kneels on an altar without a fire, he stands besides and prepares to behead her
Further details
By mistake, this image 5c of the Speculum is shown here instead of image 13c. 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. f4r
Acknowledgements
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