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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 28: Christ entering Limbo
→ 28a: The structure of Hell, Purgatory and Limbo, with Christ entering Limbo
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: Hell, above it Limbus Puerorum, Purgatory, Limbus Patrum with Christ in the centre
→ Variant: Christ, normally carrying the Cross, greeted at the side of the Limbus Patrum in the top register
→ Variant: Registers of Hell, Limbus Puerorum, Purgatory and Limbus Patrum with inhabitants, Christ standing outside of them
→ Variant: Registers of Hell, Limbus Puerorum, Purgatory and Limbus Patrum with inhabitants but without Christ
→ Variant: Hell, Limbus Puerorum, Purgatory and Limbus Patrum not as registers but as storeys of a building
→ Variant: Hell, Limbus Puerorum, Purgatory and Limbus Patrum as besides one another
→ Variant: Hell, Limbus Puerorum, Purgatory and Limbus Patrum surrounding Christ raising from the dead
→ Variant: Limbo, Purgatory and Hell only represented with several persons in a cauldron and others behind, Christ is approaching them
→ Variant: Christ entering the gates of Hell
→ Variant: Harrowing of Hell