Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Old Testament
Exodus The Golden Calf Moses destroys the Calf (Exod. 32:20)
Exodus The Golden Calf Moses forces the Israelites to drink the water with ground gold (Exod. 32:20)
Exodus The Golden Calf Moses commands to kill the idolaters (Exod. 32:26-28)
Exodus Moses receives the Law a second time Moses descends with a shining (horned) face (Exod. 34:29-30)
Further details
1. Moses destroys the Calf; 2. Moses forces the Israelites to drink water mixed with the gold; 3. Moses commands to kill the idolaters; 4. Moses descends from Sinai with a shining face
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 56r
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 56
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