(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Lamentations Jeremias weeps over Jerusalem (no allusion to individual verses)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, Vélins-906 (Paris: Vérard, c1493-1494, with heavily overpainted woodcuts) → First foliation
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 15: Entry into Jerusalem15b: Jeremias lamenting over Jerusalem (Variant: Expulsion of the money-changers) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 15: Entry into Jerusalem15b: Jeremias lamenting over Jerusalem (Variant: Expulsion of the money-changers) → Variant: Jeremias in the city, but not in a tower or above the gate
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Lamentations Jeremias lamenting over JerusalemType for the Entry of Christ into Jerusalem (SHS, according to the text rather for Christ weeping, but the Entry is depicted in all examined manuscripts)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Entry into Jerusalem with Lam.: Jeremias weeping over Jerusalem (SHS, according to the text rather Type for Christ weeping over Jerusalem)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
With illuminations painted on top of the woodcuts, in most cases repeating their composition but altering details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1493 - 1494
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → Vélins-906, fol. l8r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Mirouer de la redempcion humaine (GW M4304250), Paris (Vérard), 1492-1493
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque nationale de France, Source gallica.bnf.fr / BnF (public domain)
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