Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSheep
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Jacob Jacob and Laban (Gen. 29-31)Jacob marries Rachel (Gen. 29:28)
Genesis Jacob Jacob and Laban (Gen. 29-31)Birth of Jacob's children (Gen. 28:31-30:24)Jacob with his wives and children
Genesis Jacob Jacob and Laban (Gen. 29-31)Jacob and Laban agree that Jacob would receive the speckled sheep (Gen. 30:35)
Genesis Jacob Jacob and Laban (Gen. 29-31)Jacob puts rods in the watering troughs so that the newly-conceived lambs became speckled (Gen.
Further details
1. Jacob marries Rachel and spurns Leah; 2. Jacob amongst his children from his different wives; 3. Jacob and Laban agree that Jacob shall receive the speckled sheep; 4. Jacob placing rods into the watering-troughs
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 18r
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 18
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