Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The oppression of the Israelites The new Pharaoh decides to oppress the Israelites (Exod. 1:8-11)
Exodus The oppression of the Israelites The Israelites work for Pharao (Exod. 1:11-14)
Exodus The oppression of the Israelites Pharaoh commands the midwives to kill all boys (Exod. 1:15-16)
Further details
1. The new Pharaoh commands to oppress the Israelites; 2. The Israelites work for Pharaoh; 3. The Israelites build cities for Pharaoh; 4. Pharaoh commands the midwives to kill all boys
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 36r
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 36
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