Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Potiphar's wife tries to seduce Joseph (Gen. 39:7-12)
Genesis Joseph Potiphar's wife makes false accusations against Joseph (Gen. 39:13-18)
Genesis Joseph Joseph thrown into prison (Gen. 39:19-20)
Genesis Joseph Joseph made overseer of the prison (Gen. 39:21-23)
Further details
1. Potiphar's wife tries to seduce Joseph; 2. She makes false accusations against him; 3. Joseph thrown into the prison; 4. Joseph made overseer over the other prisoners
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 25v
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 25
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