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)The brothers depart from Joseph (Gen. 44:3)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)The cup is discovered in Benjamin's sack (Gen. 44:6-13)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph embraces Benjamin (Gen. 45:14)
Genesis Joseph Joseph's Brothers in Egypt (Gen. 42-45)Joseph commands his brothers to bring Jacob to Egypt (Gen. 45:9-15)
Further details
1. The brothers depart from Joseph; 2. The cup is discovered in Benjamin's sack; 3. Joseph kisses Benjamin (the text speaks of Joseph revealing his identity to his brothers; 4. Joseph asks his brothers to bring Jacob to Egypt (the text speaks here of Joseph kissing Benjamin, but this is shown above)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 31v
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 31
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