Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Israelites gather Manna (Exod. 16:14-18)Scene
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert Mannah, when left overnight, corrupts (Exod. 16:19-20)
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert Moses strikes water from the rock (Exod. 17:6-7)
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Amalekites attack Israel (Exod. 17:8)
Further details
1. Gathering of Manna; 2. The Manna decays when kept over night; 3. Moses smites the rock; 4. Attack of the Amalekites (the Israelites asking Moses for help are not mentioned in the Bible)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 50r
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 50
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