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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:15: Et de nocte surrexit, deditque praedam domesticis suis, et cibaria ancillis suis (And she hath risen in the night, and given a prey to her household, and victuals to her maidens)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:16: Consideravit agrum, et emit eum; de fructu manuum suarum plantavit vineam (She hath considered a field, and bought it: with the fruit of her hands she hath planted a vineyard)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:17: Accinxit fortitudine lumbos suos, et roboravit brachium suum (She hath girded her loins with strength, and hath strengthened her arm)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:18: Gustavit et vidit quia bona est negotiatio eius; non extinguetur in nocte lucerna eius (She hath tasted and seen that her traffic is good: her lamp shall not be put out in the night)
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Further details
1. Et de nocte surrexit; 2. Consideravit agrum; 3. Accinxit fortitudine lumbos suos; 4. Gustavit et vidit quia bona est negotiatio
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 58r
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 282
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