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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 39: Christ and Mary interceding for the faithful
→ 39d: Esther intercedes with Assuerus on behalf of the Jews
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: Assuerus touches Esther with his sceptre or gesticulates with it
→ Variant: Esther stands before Assuerus who does not gesticulate with his sceptre
→ Variant: Esther kneels before Assuerus who does not gesticulate with his sceptre
→ Variant: Esther accompanied by other persons
→ Variant: with Hanging of Aman
→ Variant: Assuerus and Esther enthroned side by side (following the text of the Speculum)