Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph sold into slavery (Gen. 37:28)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's brothers conspire (Gen. 37:18-22)
Genesis Joseph Joseph thrown into the well (Gen. 37:23-24)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's brothers stain the cloak with blood (Gen. 37:31)
Further details
1. Joseph's brothers conspire when they see him coming; 2. Joseph stripped of his cloak and thrown into the cistern; 3. Joseph sold into slavery; 4. Joseph's cloak stained with blood
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 23v
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 23
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