(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Judith Achior's intelligence (Judith 5-6) Achior bound to a tree (Judith 6:9)
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 20: Flagellation of Christ20b: Achior is bound to a tree → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 20: Flagellation of Christ20b: Achior is bound to a tree → Original composition: Achior in the centre, at the left and right two men binding him to a tree
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judith Judith 6:9: Binding of AchiorType for the Flagellation of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Flagellation of Christ with Judith 6:9: Binding of Achior (SHS)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. m8r
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)
Contact
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