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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
→ 25c: Absalom, already wounded by lances, is attacked with swords
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: In the middle Absalom hanging from the tree, pierced by three spears, at the left and right a soldier attacking him with a sword
→ Variant: In the middle Absalom hanging from the tree, at the left and right soldiers attacking with with two or three spears
→ Variant: In the middle Absalom hanging from the tree, not wounded by spears, at the left and right a soldier attacking him with swords
→ Variant: Absalon hanging from a tree, attacked simultaneously with spears and swords
→ Variant: Absalom still on horseback, his hair becoming entangled with the tree, pursued by riders with lances
→ Variant: Absalom still on horseback, his hair becoming entangled with the tree, purued by foot soldiers with lances
→ Variant: Absalom hanging from a tree, his horse disappearing or gone, riders pursuing him attack him with spears
→ Variant: Absalom hanging from the tree, foot soldiers pursuing him with spears
→ Variant: Absalom not hanging from a tree