Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The Crossing of the Red Sea The Israelites praise God (Exod. 15:1-22)The Israelites as a crowd
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Israelites complain about the bitter water of Marah (Exod. 15:23-24)
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The water is made sweet with a tree (Exod. 15:25)
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Israelites encamp in Elim, with 12 wells and sixty palm-trees (Exod. 15:27)
Further details
1. The Israelites thank God, Miriam plays the timbrel; 2. The Israelites complain about the bitter water in Marah; 3. The Water is sweetened with a tree; 4. The Israelites encamp in Elim
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 49v
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 49
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