Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Lot, MelchisedechBattle of kings, Lot is imprisoned (Gen. 14:9-11)
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Lot, MelchisedechAbraham liberates Lot (Gen. 14:14-16)
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Hagar - up to Ismael's circumcisionHagar gives birth to Ismael (Gen. 16:15-16)
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham and Hagar - up to Ismael's circumcisionSarah complaining to Abraham about Hagar (Gen. 16:5-6)
Further details
1. Battle of four kings with five, Lot being imprisoned; 2. Abraham liberates Lot; 3. Birth of Ismael; 4. Sarah complains to Abraham (in the Bible Sarah complains before Ismael's birth, here afterwards)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 13v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 1, Paris 1911, plate 13
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