Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Numeri
Old Testament
Numbers War against Og, King of Bashan (Num. 21:33-35)
Numbers Balaam (Bileam) and Balak (Num. 22-24) Balak sends messengers to Balaam (Num. 22:5-6)
Numbers Balaam (Bileam) and Balak (Num. 22-24) Balaam's ass stopped by an angel (Num. 22:22-30)
Numbers Balaam (Bileam) and Balak (Num. 22-24) God commands Balaam only to say the words God speaks to him (Num. 22:35)
Further details
1. Defeat of Og, King of Bashan; 2. Balak sens messengers to Balaam; 3. Balaam's ass and the angel; 4. God commands Balaam what he should say
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 82r
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 82
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