Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Job (Part 1 - Oxford)
Old Testament
Job Job's reply to Eliphas (Job 23-24) Job states that some men have taken away a widow's ox (Job 24:3)
Job Job's reply to Eliphas (Job 23-24) Job states that some men murder the poor and are in the night like thieves (Job 24:14)
Job Job's reply to Eliphas (Job 23-24) Job states that the wicked is light above the water (Job 24:18)
Job Job's final speech to his friends (Job 27-31) Job states that the wicked man shall have nothing left when he wakes up from sleep (Job 27:19)
Further details
1. Job states that the wicked take away the ox of a widow; 2. Job states that the wicked are murderers and as thieves in the night; 3. Job states that the wicked are light on the water; 4. Job states that the wicked will have nothing when waking up from sleep
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 220r
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 220
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