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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 28: Christ entering Limbo
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


→ 28a: The structure of Hell, Purgatory and Limbo, with Christ entering Limbo
→ 28b: Three Hebrews in the fiery furnace protected by an angel
→ 28c: Habacuc brings food to Daniel in the lions' den
→ 28d: The ostrich dissolves a glass vessel with the blood of a worm to liberate its chick inside