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) A messenger reports that the Chaldeans took away Job's camels (Job 1:17)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) A messenger reports that Job's children were killed by a collapsing house (Job 1:18-19)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) Job rends his garments (Job 1:20)
Further details
1. The messenger reports the theft of the camels; 2. Job's children are killed by the collapsing house; 3. The messenger informs Job about the death of his children; 4. Job tears his garments
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 207v
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 207
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