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) As punishment for Achan's deed, the Israelites are beaten by the men of Ai (Jos. 7:4-5)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) Achan is stoned to death (Jos. 7:25)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) God commands Joshua to attack Ai again (Jos. 8:1)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) Joshua burns down Ai and hangs its king (Jos. 8:29)
Further details
1. The Israelites beaten by the men of Ai; Achan is stoned to death; 3. God commands Joshua to attack Ai again; 4. Joshua burns down Ai and hangs its king
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 99v
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 99
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