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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 → Variant: In the middle Absalom hanging from the tree, at the left and right soldiers attacking with with two or three spears
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Karlsruhe,
Badische Landesbibliothek
Karlsruhe 3378, p. 81
mid 14th century
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Pal. lat. 1806, fol. 27r
circa 1401 -1433
Prague, Národní Muzeum
III.B.10, fol. 29v
circa 1420
Turin,
Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria
I.II.11, fol. 29v
2nd quarter 15th century
Turin,
Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria
I.II.11, fol. 29v
2nd quarter 15th century
Oxford, Bodleian Library
Douce 204, fol. 25v
circa 1430 -1450
Augsburg,
Universitätsbibliothek
Cod.I.2.2.24 (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek), fol. 53v
1456
Chicago, Newberry Library
40, fol. 26r
circa 1460
Chicago, Newberry Library
40, fol. 26r
circa 1460