Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Numeri
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Deuteronomium
Old Testament
Numbers Laws for the life in Chanaan (Num. 35-36) The towns of of Asylum (Num. 35:6)
Numbers Law of inheritance (Num. 27) Moses grants the daughters of Salphaad some of their father's inheritance (Num. 27:1-6)
Deuteronomy Moses teaching the Israelites (Dtn. 1:1-4)
Further details
1. Moses and the daughters of Salphaad; 2. Towns of Asylum; 3. and 4. Moses teaching the people (the text and the interpretation of the fourth scene refer to the death of Sihon, King of the Amorites, but this scene is not depicted)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 84r
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 84
Contact
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