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 return to Jacob (Gen. 45:21-24)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Joseph receives Jacob in Egypt (Gen. 46:29)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Joseph presents his father and his brothers to Pharaoh (Gen. 47:7-10)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Joseph gives Jacob and his brothers land (Gen. 47:11)
Further details
1. Joseph's brothers return with gifts to Chanaan (the text speaks of Joseph's invitation to Jacob); 2. Joseph receives Jacob in Egypt; 3. Joseph presents his father and his brothers to Pharao; 4. Joseph gives his family land in Egypt
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 32r
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 32
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