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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 17: The soldiers who come to arrest Christ fall to the ground
→ 17b: Samson kills thousand Philistines with the jawbone of an ass → Variant: Samson stands in the centre, the jawbone not above his head, with the enemies at his feet
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Cgm 3974, fol. 20v
circa 1440 -1466
Augsburg,
Universitätsbibliothek
Cod.I.2.2.24 (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek), fol. 37r
1456
Marseille,
Bibliothèque municipale
89, fol. 17v
circa 1470 -1480
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
fr. 6275, fol. 18v
circa 1485