Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Judges Samson (Jud. 13-16) The Gates of Gaza (Jud. 16:1-3)Samson walks away with the gates (Jud. 16:3)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsK√∂nigsberg, Stadtbibliothek, Cod. S. 18.2 (dispersed) → Chapter 32b (Collection Ugodina)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 32: Resurrection32b: Samson carries the gates of Gaza → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 32: Resurrection32b: Samson carries the gates of Gaza → Variant: Samson carrying the doors, with the gate in the background
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Judges Jud. 16:3: Samson walks away with the gates of GazaType for the Resurrection of Christ (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Resurrection of Christ to the Coronation of the Virgin Resurrection of Christ with Jud. 16:3: Samson walks away with the gates of Gaza (BP, SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tyrolese or Swiss Text by a scriptor Caspar
DATE
1426
LOCATION
Cheboksary, Collection Natalya Ugodina
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Mikhail Rogov, Speculum humanae salvationis: iconographic and stylistic analysis of miniatures from the collection of N. Ugodina, Scriptorium 69 (2015), pp. 275-292, pl. 34-35.
Acknowledgements
With many thanks to Mikhail Rogov (Moscow) for kindly sending the images and suggesting location and date or origin, and to the owner and to the photographer (Anna Stepanova, Moscow) for the permission to use them in the database
Contact
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