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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 → Variant: Nabuchodonosor's body on a table, but without his head and two birds in the foreground
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Karlsruhe,
Badische Landesbibliothek
Karlsruhe 3378, p. 81
mid 14th century
Paris,
Bibliothèque de l'Arsenal
593, fol. 19v
2nd half 14th century
Lilienfeld,
Stiftsbibliothek
114, fol. 36r
circa 1380
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
lat. 9586, fol. 27r
2nd quarter 15th century
Madrid,
Biblioteca Nacional de España
Vitr. 25-7 (olim B. 19), fol. 25r
1432
Leipzig,
Universitätsbibliothek
Cod. Haen. 3506, fol. 84r
1436
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Cgm 3974, fol. 29r
circa 1440 -1466
Copenhagen,
Kongelige Bibliotek
GKS 79 folio, fol. 60r
circa 1440
Berlin, Kunstbibliothek
CD 1 R (formerly Lipp. 403), fol. 30r
circa 1450 -1460
Frankfurt,
Universitätsbibliothek
germ. qu. 100, fol. 36r
3rd quarter 15th century
Glasgow,
University Library
Hunter 60 (T.2.18), fol. 36v
1454-1455
Glasgow,
University Library
Hunter 60 (T.2.18), fol. 36v
1454-1455
Chicago, Newberry Library
40, fol. 26r
circa 1460
Chicago, Newberry Library
40, fol. 26r
circa 1460
Lyon,
Bibliotheque municipale
245, fol. 145r
1462
Colophon: Hier eyndet die warachtige spiegel onser behaldenisse (GW M43050), fol. o4v
1466-1492
Marseille,
Bibliothèque municipale
89, fol. 26r
circa 1470 -1480
Chantilly, Musée Condé
139, fol. 27r
circa 1500