Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Britain
YorkMinster Choir and Lady ChapelEast Window
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Apocalypse (Revelation)
CyclesStained glassYorkMinsterChoir → East Window
The Seventh Seal and the first six Trumpets (Rev. 8-9) The Angel casting the censer over the earth (Rev. 8:5)
The Seventh Seal and the first six Trumpets (Rev. 8-9) Second Trumpet: Burning Mountain, Destruction of Sea and Ships (Rev. 8:8-9)
The thunders, the angel and the book (Rev. 10) John hears the Seven Thunders and a voice tells him not to write down their words (Rev. 10:3)
The thunders, the angel and the book (Rev. 10) John receives and eats the book (Rev. 10:8-10)
John measures the Temple, the Two Witnesses, the Seventh Trumpet (Rev. 11:1-18) John measures the temple (cf. Rev. 11:1-2)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Michael and his angels casting down dragon (Rev. 12:7-9)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Woman given wings, flying into wilderness, attacked by dragon (Rev. 12:13-17)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
early 15th century
LOCATION
York, Minster
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Ian Jones
Contact
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