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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 19: Buffeting of Christ
→ 19d: Samson, mocked by the Philistines, throws down the two pillars of the house, killing thousands of Philistines (Variant: Samson has his eyes put out) → Variant: Samson's eyes are put out, while Samson is seated or lying down, without Dalila
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
lat. 511, fol. 20r
circa 1370 -1380
Amberg,
Provinzialbibliothek
2 Ms. 46, fol. 49r
circa 1415 -1440
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek
germ. fol. 245, fol. 36r
circa 1440 -1450
Augsburg,
Universitätsbibliothek
Cod.I.2.2.24 (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek), fol. 42r
1456
Saint-Omer (Pas de Calais),
Bibliothèque municipale
184, fol. 13v
circa 1480
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
fr. 6275, fol. 21r
circa 1485