Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-Harley copy Thobiae
Old Testament
Tobias (A.V. Tobit) The journey of the young Tobias (Tob. 6:1-9) Tobias takes the heart, gall and liver out of the fish (Tob. 6:5)
Tobias (A.V. Tobit) The young Tobias and Sara (Tob. 6:10 - 9:12) Tobias asks to marry Sara, Raguel is afraid, Raphael comforts him (Tob. 7:10-12)
Tobias (A.V. Tobit) The young Tobias and Sara (Tob. 6:10 - 9:12) Sara is married to Tobias (Tob. 7:16)Wedding contract
Tobias (A.V. Tobit) The young Tobias and Sara (Tob. 6:10 - 9:12) Tobias burns the fish's liver and Raphael binds the demon (Tob. 8:2-3)
Further details
1. Following Raphael's instruction the young Tobias takes the fish's heart, liver and gall; 2. He proposes to Sara, her father fears for his life, and Raphael comforts him; 3. Raguel and Tobias make the wedding contract; 4. Thobias burns the fish's heart and Raphael binds the demon
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 193v
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 193
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