Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Numeri
Old Testament
Numbers Transgressors and their punishment (Sabbath-Breaker and Korah, Num. 15-16) Korah and his company (Num. 16)Korah and his company murmur against Moses and Aaron (Num. 16:1-3)
Numbers Transgressors and their punishment (Sabbath-Breaker and Korah, Num. 15-16) Korah and his company (Num. 16)Korah and his company are swalled by the earth (Num. 16:32-35)
Numbers Transgressors and their punishment (Sabbath-Breaker and Korah, Num. 15-16) Korah and his company (Num. 16)The censers used by Korah and his company are made into a covering of the altar (Num. 16:36-40)
Numbers Transgressors and their punishment (Sabbath-Breaker and Korah, Num. 15-16) Korah and his company (Num. 16)The people complain that Moses and Aaron had killed Korah and his company (Num. 16:41-43)
Further details
1. Korah and his company murmur; 2. They are swallowed by the earth; 3. Their censers are made into plates for the altar; 4. The Israelites complain about their death
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 78r
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 78
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