Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The Serpent seduces Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1-6)Serpent with head of a woman
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Expulsion from EdenWith an angel at the gate
Genesis Noah The Flood (Gen. 6:1-9:17)Noah sends forth the dove for the second time, it returns with an olive branch (Gen. 8: 10-11)
Genesis Adam and Eve after the Fall
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsGlasgow, University Library, Hunter 60 (Bruges, 1454-1455)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2d: The Dove coming to the Ark of Noah → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2d: The Dove coming to the Ark of Noah → Variant: Only Noah visible in the Ark, with a dove in the air and a raven feeding on dead animals
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2c: Adam and Eve toiling (Variant: Cain and Abel) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2c: Adam and Eve toiling (Variant: Cain and Abel) → Original composition: On one side Adam hacking the earth, on the other Eve spinning, Abel on her lap, Cain beside her
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2b: Expulsion from Paradise (Variant: Adam and Eve toiling) → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2b: Expulsion from Paradise (Variant: Adam and Eve toiling) → Variant: Angel with his sword lifted drives Adam and Eve out of the gates of Paradise
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → Variant: Adam and Eve stand on either side of the tree and partake of the fruits, serpent with human head
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bruges
DATE
1454 - 1455
LOCATION
Glasgow, University Library → Hunter 60 (T.2.18), fol. 3r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
Image: Conway Library, © Courtauld Institute of Art, London, negative number 119 24 (43a)
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