Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Fall of rebel angelsGood angels fighting rebel angels - Lucifer prominently defeated
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The serpent seduces Eve (without Adam)No tree depicted
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsGlasgow, University Library, Hunter 60 (Bruges, 1454-1455)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1c: Marriage of Adam and Eve → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1c: Marriage of Adam and Eve → Original composition: God stands between Adam and Eve and joins their hands together
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1d: Eve and the serpent → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1d: Eve and the serpent → Variant: Dragon-like serpent next to Eve, no tree, no banderoles
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1b: Creation of Eve → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1b: Creation of Eve → Variant: God blesses Eve who emerges out of Adam
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1a: Fall of Rebel Angels → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man1a: Fall of Rebel Angels → Variant: Lucifer is stabbed or thrown down
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bruges
DATE
1454 - 1455
LOCATION
Glasgow, University Library → Hunter 60 (T.2.18), fol. 1v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Image: Conway Library, © Courtauld Institute of Art, London, negative number 119 21 (19a)
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