Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Cantica canticorum
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Sapientia
Old Testament
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 8:13: Sponsus: Quae habitas in hortis, amici auscultant; fac me audire vocem tuam (Bridegroom: Thou that dwellest in the gardens, the friends hearken: make me hear thy voice)
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 8:14: Sponsa: Fuge, dilecte mi, et assimilare capreae, hinnuloque cervorum super montes aromatum (Bride: Flee away, O my beloved, and be like to the roe ... upon the mountains ...)
Life of Christ
After the Passion Ascension Christ's feet onlyWith angels and all or most Apostles (often including Mary)
Further details
1. Fac me audire vocem tuam; 2. Surge (instead of fuge) dilecte mi (moralisation: Church Militant after the Ascension of Christ)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 93v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 2, Paris 1912, plate 317
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