Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Exodus
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Leviticus
Old Testament
Exodus The Tabernacle The Israelites offer the materials necessary for the work (Exod. 25:1-7; 35:5-9)
Exodus Moses receives the Law a second time Moses veils his face when teaching the Israelites (Exod. 34:33)
Leviticus Sacrifices (Lev. 1-7) The burnt offering (Lev. 1:1-17)
Further details
1. God teaches the Israelites with a veiled face (the miniaturist apparently mistook the veil for a hood); 2. and 3. The Israelites offer the materials necessary for the Tabernacle; 4. God commands Moses to offer animals without blemish for the burnt-offering
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 57v
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 57
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