Iconography
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. 31:19: Manum suam misit ad fortia, et digiti eius apprehenderunt fusum (She hath put out her hand to strong things, and her fingers have taken hold of the spindle)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:20: Manum suam aperuit inopi, et palmas suas extendit ad pauperem (She hath opened her hand to the needy, and stretched out her hands to the poor)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:21: Non timebit domui suae a frigoribus nivis, omnes enim domestici eius vestiti sunt duplicibus (She shall not fear for her house in the cold of snow ... double garments)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:22: Stragulatam vestem fecit sibi, byssus et purpura indumentum eius (She hath made for herself clothing of tapestry, fine linen, and purple is her covering)
Catechism (Creed, Pater noster, Sacraments, Works of Mercy etc)
Works of Penance Almsgiving
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
Cloth, wool and leather workersWeaving
Cloth, wool and leather workersSpinning
Domestic life
Levée, Toilet
Further details
1. Manum suam misit ad fortia; 2. Manum suam aperuit inopi; 3. Non timebit domu suae a frigoribus nivis; 4. Stragulatam vestem fecit sibi
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 59v
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 283
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
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