Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The Giving of the Law on Sinai God gives Moses the tablets of the Law (Exod. 31:18; cf. Exod. 24:12)
Exodus The Tabernacle The Ark of the Covenant (Exod. 25:10-22; Exod. 37:1-9)Content visible, with Cherubim on the top
Exodus The Tabernacle The Ark of the Covenant (Exod. 25:10-22; Exod. 37:1-9)Content not visible, with Cherubim on the top
Exodus The Tabernacle The Table of the Shewbreads (Exod. 25:23-30; Exod. 37:10-16)
Further details
1. God gives Moses the tablets of the Law; 2. God instructs Moses to build the Ark of the Covenant; 3. God instructs Moses to put Cherubim on the Ark; 4. God instructs Moses to build the table of the Shewbreads
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 52r
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 52
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