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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 24: Crucifixion
→ 24c: King Codrus of Athens lets himself be slain disguised as a common soldier to save his city
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


→ All images
→ Original composition: At the top Codrus acclaimed by two soldiers at his sides, at the bottom Codrus slain by two soldiers at his sides, at one side a tower
→ Variant: Without the tower at the side
→ Variant: Still in two registers, but either Codrus with his men or the Death of Codrus not symmetrical
→ Variant: Codrus with his men (or with counsellors) and Death of Codrus not in two registers
→ Variant: Acclamation (or Codrus with counsellors) only
→ Variant: Codrus going into battle and Death of Codrus
→ Variant: Death of Codrus, with Codrus depicted a second time at a distance or behind a wall
→ Variant: Death of Codrus alone