Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph's brothers ask Joseph for corn (cf. Gen. 42:6-12)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph commands them to bring Benjamin (Gen. 42:13-20)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)The brothers pay for the corn (not Biblical)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph commands to fill their bags and to return the payment (Gen. 42:25)
Further details
1. Joseph's brothers ask him for corn; 2. Joseph commands them to bring Benjamin; 3. They buy corn; 4. Joseph commands to put the money back into their sacks
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 29v
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 29
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