Iconography
IMAGE OF THE BLACK
Biblical scenes
Old Testament
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The Queen of Saba (3 Kings 10) The meeting of Solomon and the Queen (3 Kings 10:2)
Catechism (Creed, Pater noster, Sacraments, Works of Mercy etc)
7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit Timor Domini
Typology
CyclesEnamelKlosterneuburg AltarpieceSection 4: Adoration of the Magi
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 10:1-3: The Queen of Saba visits SolomonType for the Adoration of the Magi
Antitypes for episodes from Infancy of Christ Adoration of the Magi with 3 Kings 10:1-3: Meeting of Solomon and the Queen of Saba
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Mercy (Misericordia)
Allegorical Cycles
Medieval CyclesKlosterneuburg Altarpiece (lower row)
Further details
Titulus: Regoina Saba. Vvlnere Dignare Regina Fidem Salomonis; Drexler and Strommer suggest that it should have read 'Mvnere'; at the left Misericordia, at the right Timor (probably Timor Domini)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Nicholas of Verdun (active 1181-1205)
DATE
1181
LOCATION
Klosterneuburg, Stiftsmuseum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Karl Drexler and Thomas Strommer, Der Verduner Altar. Ein Emailwerk des XII. Jahrhunderts im Stifte Klosterneuburg bei Wien, Vienna 1903, pl. 12
Contact
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