Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Regum I
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David, Nabal and Abigail, Phalti (1 Kings 25:2-44)David hears of the insult and commands to attack Nabal (1 Kings 25:12-13)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David, Nabal and Abigail, Phalti (1 Kings 25:2-44)Abigail, Nabal's wife, secretly sets out to placate David (1 Kings 25:18-19)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David, Nabal and Abigail, Phalti (1 Kings 25:2-44)Nabal dies of fear (1 Kings 25:38)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David, Nabal and Abigail, Phalti (1 Kings 25:2-44)David marries Abigail (1 Kings 25:42)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) The war between Saul and David (1 Kings 19-31) David and Saul at the hill of Hachila (1 Kings 26)Saul searching for David (1 Kings 26:2)
Further details
1. David hears of Nabal's insult and commands to attack him; 2. Abigail secretly sets out to placate David; 3. Nabal dies, and David marries Abigail; 4. Saul searches David at the hill of Hachila
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 143v
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 143
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