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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Apocalypse (Revelation)
→ The Seven Vials of God's Wrath (Rev. 15-16)
→ The Songs of Moses and of the Lamb (Rev. 15:2-4)
→ The open temple and the angels receiving the Seven Vials (Rev. 15:6-7)
→ The angels receiving the Vials from one of the Four Living Creatures (Rev. 15:7)
→ The Seven Vials and the unclean spirits in one image (Rev. 15:7-21)
→ The angels holding the Seven Vials (cf. Rev. 15:7)
→ First Vial: on the earth, causing plague (Rev. 16:2)
→ Second Vial: on the sea, killing everything in it (Rev 16:3)
→ Third Vial: on the rivers, turning them to blood (Rev. 16:4)
→ Fourth Vial: on the sun, causing heat and fire (Rev. 16:8-9)
→ Fifth Vial: on the beast's seat, causing darkness (Rev. 16:10)
→ Sixth Vial: on the Euphrates, drying it (Rev. 16:12)
→ Unclean spirits like frogs from the mouths of Dragon, Beast, False Prophet (Rev. 16:13-14)
→ Seventh Vial: in the air, causing thunder, earthquake and hail (Rev. 16:17-21)