Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Britain
YorkMinster Choir and Lady ChapelEast Window
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Apocalypse (Revelation)
CyclesStained glassYorkMinsterChoir → East Window
God and the Lamb (Rev. 4-5) God enthroned - with Ancients and Four Living Beings (Rev. 4)
The first six Seals (Rev. 6) Fourth Seal: Fourth Horseman: Death, followed by Hell (Rev. 6:8)
The first six Seals (Rev. 6) The Four Living Being adressing John (Rev. 6:1, 3, 5, 7)
The first six Seals (Rev. 6) Fifth Seal: The Souls of the Martyrs (Rev. 6:9-11) The Souls of the Martyrs beneath the altar (Rev. 6:9)
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 Seventh Seal and the first six Trumpets (Rev. 8-9) God gives the Angels the seven Trumpets (Rev. 8:2)
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)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
early 15th century
LOCATION
York, Minster
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Ian Jones
Contact
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