Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Job (Part 1 - Oxford)
Old Testament
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) God allows Satan to take all possessions from Job (Job 1:7-12)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) A messenger reports that the Sabeans took away Job's oxen (Job 1:14-15)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) A messenger reports that the Chaldeans took away Job's camels (Job 1:17)
Further details
1. God allows Satan to take away Job's wealth; 2. Job's oxen are taken away by the Sabeans; 3. A second messenger reports that Job's shepp had been killed by fire from heaven; 4. Job's camels are taken away by the Chaldeans
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 206r
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 206
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