Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Job (Part 1 - Oxford)
Old Testament
Job Job on the dunghill (Job 2:8-13) Job's wife reproaches him for his simplicity (Job 2:9)
Job Job on the dunghill (Job 2:8-13) Job replies that God can send not only good but also evil (Job 2:10)
Job Job on the dunghill (Job 2:8-13) Job's friend arrive and rend their garment (Job 2:11-12)
Job Job on the dunghill (Job 2:8-13) Job and his friends sit for seven days in silence (Job 2:13)
Further details
1. Job's wife reproaches him; 2. Job replies; 3. Job's friends come and rend their garments; 4. Job and his friends sit a week in silence on the ground
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 209v
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 209
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