Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Not represented as planetary deitiesIndividualSol
Planets Not represented as planetary deitiesIndividualLunaMiscellaneous
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Ecclesiastes
Old Testament
Ecclesiastes Ecclesiastes as author Receiving a sceptre from a bishop
Ecclesiastes Eccl. 1:2-11: Everything is vanity Eccl. 1:2: Vanitas vanitatum, dixit Ecclesiastes, vanitas vanitatum, et omnia vanitas (Vanity of vanities, said Ecclesiastes vanity of vanities, and all is vanity)
Ecclesiastes Eccl. 1:2-11: Everything is vanity Eccl. 1:4: Generatio praeterit, et generatio advenit, terra autem in aeternum stat (One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth standeth for ever)
Ecclesiastes Eccl. 1:2-11: Everything is vanity Eccl. 1:5-6: Oritur sol et occidit, et ad locum suum revertitur ... (The sun riseth and goeth down, and returneth to his place ...)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Mourning
SOCIAL LIFE
Birth
Newborn baby
Further details
1. Title Verba Ecclesiastae filii David; 2. Vanitas vanitatum; 3. Generatio praeterit et generatio advenit; 4. Oritur sol et occidit
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 62r
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 286
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