Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The Crossing of the Red Sea Moses stretches out his hands and the water recedes (Exod. 14:21)
Exodus The Crossing of the Red Sea The Israelites walk through the sea (Exod. 14:22)Scene
Exodus The Crossing of the Red Sea Pharaoh follows them into the sea (Exod. 14:23-25)
Exodus The Crossing of the Red Sea Moses stretches out his hand again, and the sea returns (Exod. 14:26-28)
Further details
1. Moses stretches out his hand; 2. The Israelites walk through the sea; 3. The Egyptians follow; 4. The Egyptians drown
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 48r
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 48
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