Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph's brothers show his cloak to Joseph's father (Gen. 37:32-35)
Genesis Joseph Potiphar makes Joseph an overseer of his household (Gen. 39:3-6)
Genesis Judah and Tamar Judah's marriage and offspring (Gen. 38:1-5)
Genesis Judah and Tamar Marriage of Er, Judah's firstborn, with Tamar (Gen. 38:6)
Genesis Judah and Tamar Birth of Pharez and Zarah (Gen.38:27-30)
Further details
1. Jacob sees the blood-stained coat and mourns for Joseph; 2. Hirah, Judah's wife, with her children, marriage of Er and Tamar; 3. Tamar gives birth to Pharez and Zarah; 4. Potiphar makes Joseph and overseer of his household
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 24r
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 24
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