Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph and Pharaoh (Gen. 41)Joseph driven through the land (Gen. 41:43)
Genesis Joseph Joseph and Pharaoh (Gen. 41)Joseph commands to collect the grain in the years of plenteousness (Gen. 41:47-49)
Genesis Joseph Joseph and Pharaoh (Gen. 41)Joseph points to the bad crops in the years of dearth (cf. Gen. 41:53)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Jacob learns that there is corn in Egypt (cf. Gen. 42:1)
Further details
1. Joseph driven through the land of Egypt; 2. Joseph commands that corn is stored; 3. Joseph points to the dearth; 4. Messengers tell Jacob that there is corn in Egypt
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 28r
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 28
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