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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 24: Crucifixion
→ 24b: King Nabuchodonosor dreams of the tree that is cut down by angels
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


→ All images
→ Original composition: Tree in centre, going over two registers, in the lower King in bed, angel and man with axe, in the upper animals and birds
→ Variant: Tree in centre, king in bed that stretches across the image, angel and man with axe, but no longer divided into two registers
→ Variant: Tree in centre, king in bed on one side of the tree, angel and man with axe
→ Variant: King in bed, man or angel with axe only, no second angel
→ Variant: King in bed, angel without axe only, no man with axe or second angel
→ Variant: King sleeping on the ground, with angel and man with axe
→ Variant: King sleeping on the ground, man or angel with axe only, no second angel
→ Variant: King sleeping in his palace or in a tent
→ Variant: King in bed, no angel or man with axe
→ Variant: Sleeping king and devil