Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Josue
Old Testament
Josue (A.V. Joshua) Rahab and the Spies (Jos. 2) Joshua sends out spies to Jericho (Jos. 2:1)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) Rahab and the Spies (Jos. 2) The spies enter the house of Rahab, the harlot (Jos. 2:1)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) Rahab and the Spies (Jos. 2) The king of Jericho sends out men to apprehend the spies (Jos. 2:3)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) Rahab and the Spies (Jos. 2) Rahab hides the men on her roof and covers them with flax (Jos. 2:6)
Further details
1. Joshua sends out spies; 2. The spies come to the house of Rahab the harlot; 3. The King of Jericho sends out men to apprehend the spies; 4. Rahab hides the men on her roof
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 94r
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 94
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