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) Job shaves his head (Job 1:21)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) Job prostrates himself in prayer (Job 1:21)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) God tells Satan that the afflictions did not weaken Job's piety (Job 2:3)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) God allows Satan to take away Job's health (Job 2:6)
Job Job's tribulations (Job 1:6 - 2:7) Satan strikes Job with an ulcer (Job 2:7)
Further details
1. Job has his head shorn and prostrates himself; 2. God tells Satan that the afflictions could not weaken Job's piety; 3. God permits Satan to take away Job's health; 4. Satan strikes Job with an ulcer
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 208r
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 208
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