Simone dei Crocifissi   -  
Dream of the Virgin

Mary lies sleeping on a bed as a tree grows from her stomach. Jesus appears crucified on the tree as several angels fly towards him. A woman sits near the sleeping Mary reading a book


Source: Isaiah 11; Matthew 1
Oil on panel
Pinacoteca Nazionale, Collezione Costabili, Ferrara
Date : c. 1350
Creation
Garden of Eden
Cain and Abel
The Flood
The Tower of Babel
Abraham`s trials
The Patriarchal Family
The Sacrifice of Isaac
Birthright and Blessing
Jacob`s dream
Jacob`s struggles
Judah and Tamar
Joseph
The Life of Moses
The Life of Miriam
The Burning Bush
Parting of the Red Sea
Matan Torah
The Golden Calf
The Desert Wanderings
Women in the Book of Judges I
Women in the Book of Judges II
David
Elijah
Ezekiel
Jonah
The Story of Job
Song of Songs
Ruth
Esther
Alphabet
Cherubim
The Temple and the Ark