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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 11: Fall of idols during the Flight into Egypt
→ 11b: According to a prophecy of Jeremias the Egyptians would one day venerate the image of a virgin with her child → Variant: Virgin and Child on an altar
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Cambridge,
Fitzwilliam Museum
43-1950, fol. 3v
circa 1370 -circa 1390
Madrid,
Biblioteca Nacional de España
8562, fol. 3v
15th century
Amberg,
Provinzialbibliothek
2 Ms. 46, fol. 27v
circa 1415 -1440
Wolfenbüttel,
Herzog August Bibliothek
Cod. Guelf. 81.15. Aug fol., fol. 22v
1456