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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ → Deposition of Christ
→ with Adam and Eve lamenting Abel's death (non-biblical, SHS)
→ with Gen. 3:1-6: Plucking of the forbidden fruit
→ with Gen. 37:32-35: Joseph's brothers show his blood-stained cloak to his father Jacob (SHS)
→ with Jos. 8:29: Josue commands to take down the body of the king of Ai from the gibbet
→ with Ruth 1:5 (and 1:20): Noemi laments over the death of her husband and her sons (SHS)
→ with 2 Kings 21:12-13: David gathers the bones of Saul and his sons
→ with 3 Kings 17: Deposuit eum de coenaculo ... et tradidit matri suae
→ with 2 Par. 15:16: Ex augusto deposuit imperio
→ with Tobias 6:15: Cum sim unicus parentibus meis, deponam senectutem illorum cum tristitia ad in
→ with Job 36:19: Depone magnitudinem tuam absque tribulatione
→ As model for St Francis finding hidden relics and miraculously transferring them to the altar