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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 23: Christ nailed to the Cross
→ 23d: The King of Moab kills his son to end a siege
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: The King of Moab beheads or stabs his son above a city gate
→ Variant: The King of Moab beheads or stabs his son on the wall, but not above a gate
→ Variant: The King of Moab beheads or stabs his son on the wall, with soldiers approaching
→ Variant: The King of Moab beheads or stabs his son, but not on the wall
→ Variant: The King of Moab throws the body or head of his son over the wall
→ Variant: The King of Moab talks to his son, whilst enemies arrive outside the walls