Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion CrucifixionSingle crossWith Virgin and Saint John onlySymmetrical → Without skull
Passion Way to Calvary Christ taking up the Cross
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsLondon, British Library, Add MS 16578 (Lower Bavaria, 1378, incomplete set)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43h: None: Christ dies on the Cross → Variant: Christ on the cross, with Mary and John only
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43g: Sext: Pilate washes his hands, Christ takes up the Cross (Variants: Carrying of the Cross, Christ nailed to the Cross) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 43: The Hours of the Passion43g: Sext: Pilate washes his hands, Christ takes up the Cross (Variants: Carrying of the Cross, Christ nailed to the Cross) → Variant: Pilate does not wash his hands, Christ walks away carrying the Cross
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lower Bavaria The colophon names the scribe Ulricus de Osterhoven
DATE
1379
LOCATION
London, British Library → Add MS 16578, fol. 47r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Contact
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