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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 → 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
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Rome,
Biblioteca Corsiniana
55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 36r
1st half 14th century
Toledo, Archivo Capitular
10.8, fol. 28r
1320-1340
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Clm 146, fol. 28r
2nd quarter 14th century
Cologne,
Historisches Archiv
Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 96-97
2nd half 14th century
Cologne,
Historisches Archiv
Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 96
2nd half 14th century
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
fr. 400, fol. 14r
2nd half 14th century
Paris,
Bibliothèque de l'Arsenal
593, fol. 19v
2nd half 14th century
Darmstadt,
Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek
Hs 2505, fol. 46v
circa 1360
Oxford, Bodleian Library
Lyell 67, fol. 49r
late 14th century
Brussels,
Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 29r
circa 1390
Brussels,
Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 29r
circa 1390
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Reg. lat. 99, fol. 28r
1428-1429
Leipzig,
Universitätsbibliothek
Cod. Haen. 3506, fol. 83v
1436
Copenhagen,
Kongelige Bibliotek
GKS 79 folio, fol. 59v
circa 1440
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
fr. 188, fol. 30r
mid 15th century
Lyon,
Bibliotheque municipale
245, fol. 145r
1462
Marseille,
Bibliothèque municipale
89, fol. 26r
circa 1470 -1480