Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Job (Part 1 - Oxford)
Old Testament
Job Second speech of Sophar (Job 20) Sophar states that the wicked will have to flee from weapons (Job 20:24)
Job Job's reply to Sophar (Job 21) Job states that the rich and the poor die the same way (Job 21:23-26)
Job Third speech of Eliphas (Job 22) Eliphas promises that God will give Job torrents of gold (Job 22:24)
Job Job's reply to Eliphas (Job 23-24) Job states that God had tried him like gold in fire (Job 23:10)
SOCIAL LIFE
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Further details
1. Sophar states that the wicked will have to flee from weapons; 2. Job states that the rich and poor die alike; 3. Eliphaz promises that rivers of gold will flow for Job; 4. Job states that God had tried him like gold in fire
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 219v
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 219
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