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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 10: Presentation of Christ in the Temple
→ 10d: Samuel is brought by his parents to serve in the Tabernacle
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: Samuel on the altar, flanked by Eli and Anna
→ Variant: Samuel on the altar, flanked by Eli and Anna, with other persons present
→ Variant: Samuel on the altar, flanked by Elcana and Anna
→ Variant: Anna standing next to the altar, Samuel is closer to her than to Eli
→ Variant: Anna standing next to the altar, Samuel is closer to her than to Eli, with other persons present
→ Variant: Eli standing next to the altar, Samuel on Eli's arm
→ Variant: Anna handing Samuel over to Eli, they do not stand at two sides of the altar
→ Variant: Samuel on altar, not being handed over to Eli
→ Variant: Elcana hands Samuel over to Eli
→ Variant: Anna and Elcana in prayer, Samuel on Elcana's arms
→ Variant: Eli leads Samuel to the altar