Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Deuteronomium
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Josue
Old Testament
Deuteronomy Moses's last actions and words (Dtn. 31-33) Moses blesses the Tribes of Israel (Dtn. 33)
Deuteronomy Moses's death and burial (Dtn. 34) Moses ascends the Mountain and looks over Israel (Dtn. 34:1-3)
Deuteronomy Moses's death and burial (Dtn. 34) Moses dies on the mountain, and God buries him (Dtn. 34:5-6)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) Josue becomes the successor of Moses (Jos. 1) God entrusts the Israelites to Josue and commands him to cross the Jordan (Jos. 1:2-9)
Further details
1. Moses blesses the tribes; 2. Moses ascends the mountain; 3. Moses dies and is buried by God; 4. God appears to Josue
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 93v
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 93
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