Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Esther
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Job (Part 1 - Oxford)
Old Testament
Esther Esther uncovers Aman's plot to Assuerus (Esth. 7) Aman is hanged from the gibbet prepared for Mardochai (Esth. 7:10)
Esther The end of the persecution Assuerus withdraws the edict to kill the Jews (Esth. 8:5-9)
Job Job's blissfull life (Job 1:1-5) Job and his children (Job 1:2)
Job Job's blissfull life (Job 1:1-5) Job and his cattle (Job 1:3)
SOCIAL LIFE
Justice and punishment
ExecutionHanging Process of hanging
Further details
1. Aman is hanged; 2. Assuerus rescinds the decree to kill the Jews; 3. Job and his children; 4. Job and his cattle
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 204r
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 204
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