Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Josue
Old Testament
Josue (A.V. Joshua) Josue and the Gibeonites (Jos. 9-10) Josue takes the daughters of the five kings (apparently non-biblical)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The division of the land (Jos. 13-22) God commands Joshua to divide the land West of the Jordan (Jos. 13:7)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The division of the land (Jos. 13-22) Joshua gives no land to the levites (Jos. 14:3-4)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The division of the land (Jos. 13-22) The Israelites, among them Caleb, gather before Joshua (Jos. 14:6)
Further details
1. Joshua takes the daughters of the five kings; 2. God commands Joshua to divide the land west of the Jordan; 3. Johua gives no land to the Levites (the text is stronger than the Bible, prohibiting priests from owning land); 4. The Israelites, amongst them Caleb, gather before Joshua
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 102r
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 102
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