Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Josue
Old Testament
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) Rahab is spared (Jos. 6:22-23)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) The Israelites offer the gold they find to God (Jos. 6:24, cf. 6:17-19)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) Achan keeps some spoils for himself (Jos. 7:1, 21)
Further details
1. The walls of Joshua collapse under the sound of the trumpets; 2. Rahab is spared; 3. The Israelites take no spoils and offer the gold they find to God; 4. Achan takes some spoils for himself
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 98r
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 98
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