Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Jacob's sons bury their father in Chanaan (Gen. 50:7-13)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Joseph and his brothers return to Egypt (Gen. 50:14)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Joseph tells his brothers has he has forgiven them (Gen. 50:19-21)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Joseph is buried in Egypt (Gen. 50:26)
Further details
1. Jacob's body is taken out of Egypt; 2. Joseph and his brothers return to Egypt; 3. Joseph tells his brothers that their wrongdoing is forgiven; 4. Joseph dies and is buried in Egypt
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 35v
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 35
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