Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Jacob Jacob after his return to Chanaan (Gen. 32-35)Jacob wrestling with the angel (Gen. 32:24-25)
Genesis Jacob Jacob after his return to Chanaan (Gen. 32-35)Jacob sending his wives and sons over the ford (Gen. 32:22-23)
Genesis Jacob Jacob after his return to Chanaan (Gen. 32-35)Jacob talking to the angel (Gen. 32: 26-31)
Genesis Jacob Jacob after his return to Chanaan (Gen. 32-35)Jacob prostrates himself before Esau (Gen. 33:3)
Further details
1. Jacob makes a covenant with Laban; 2. Jacob sends his wives and children away and wrestles with the angel; 3. Jacob talks to the angel; 4. Jacob prostrates himself before Esau
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 20r
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 20
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