(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Last Judgement
Sinners weep when being confronted by Christ Cycles Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, Vélins-906 (Woodcuts Paris: Vérard, 1493-1494, overpainted)
Sinners weep when being confronted by Christ The Unbelievers
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite Liturgical manuscripts and printed booksPostillaeManuscripts → Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Vélins-906 (edition Vérard, 1493-1494 with overpainted woodcuts) - first foliation
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 26: Mary's sorrow over Christ's death26b: Jacob is shown the bloodied coat of Joseph and mourns for him → Variant: Two sons of Jacob bring the coat before the standing Jacob
Further details
By mistake, image 26b of the Speculum was used to illustrate the mourning unbelievers. 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. z1v
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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