Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Josue
Old Testament
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Crossing of the Jordan (Jos. 3:1 - 5:12) The Israelites take twelve stones out of the midst of the Jordan (Jos. 4:8)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Crossing of the Jordan (Jos. 3:1 - 5:12) Joshua places twelve other stones into the midst of the Jordan (Jos. 4:9)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Crossing of the Jordan (Jos. 3:1 - 5:12) Joshua circumcises the Israelites (Jos. 5:3-7)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Crossing of the Jordan (Jos. 3:1 - 5:12) The Israelites rest and recover from the circumcision (Jos. 5:8)
Further details
1. The Israelites take 12 stones out of the Jordan; 2. Joshua places stones into the middle of the Jordan; 3. The Israelites are circumcised; 4. The Israelites recover from the circumcision
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 96r
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 96
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