Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The Golden Calf The worship of the Golden Calf (Exod. 32:6)
Exodus The Golden Calf Moses implores God not to punish his people, and God commands him to go down (Exod. 32:7-14)
Exodus The Golden Calf Moses breaks the Tablets (Exod. 32:19)
Exodus Moses receives the Law a second time God gives Moses the new Tablets (Exod. 34:4)
Further details
1. The Israelites bring sacrifices to the Calf; 2. The Israelites worship the Calf; 3. God commands Moses to go down; 4. Moses breaks the tablets, God gives him new tablets
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 55v
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 55
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