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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 25: The dead Christ mocked and pierced with a lance
→ 25d: Evil-Merodach cuts the body of his father Nabuchodonosor in 300 parts and feeds them to 300 birds
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: Evil-Merodach standing behind a table with Nabuchodonosor's body, in the foreground two birds with his head
→ Variant: Nabuchodonosor's body on a table, but without his head and two birds in the foreground
→ Variant: Nabuchodonosor's body on the ground, Evil-Merodach holding one arm, preparing to cut it off
→ Variant: Nabuchodonosor's body on the ground, Evil-Merodach not holding an arm
→ Variant: Nabuchodonosor's body in or next to a sarcophagus or a grave