Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Regum II
Old Testament
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) David and Absalom (2 Kings 15-19) David speaks to the people at the gate (2 Kings 19:8)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) David and Absalom (2 Kings 15-19) David returns to the Jordan (2 Kings 19:15)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Seba's Rebellion (2 Kings 20) Seba begins a rebellion against David (2 Kings 20:1)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Seba's Rebellion (2 Kings 20) Joab murders Amasa (2 Kings 20:9-10)
Further details
1. David speaks to the people at the gate (according to the caption he is comforted by them - a non-biblical addition); 2. David returns (to the Jordan); 3. Seba begins a rebellion; 4. Joab kills Amasa
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 159v
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 159
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