Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus Childhood of Moses Moses kills the Egyptian (Exod. 2:11)
Exodus Childhood of Moses Pharao wants to kill Moses, who flees to Midian (Exod. 2:15)
Exodus Childhood of Moses The seven daughters of the priest Jethro come to the well (Exod. 2:16)
Exodus Childhood of Moses The shepherds drive the seven daughters of Jethro away (Exod. 2:17)
Further details
1. Moses kills the Egyptian and buries him (scene shown the second time); 2. Moses flees from Pharao; 3. The seven daughters at the well; 4. The daughters driven away by the shepherds.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 39v
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 39
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