Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Cantica canticorum
Old Testament
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 1:3: Adulescentulae: Trahe me post te ... recti diligunt te (Maidens: Draw me .. the righteous love thee) First part of verse: Trahe me post te curremus in odorem unguentorum tuorum (Draw me, we will run after thee to the odour of thy ointments)
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 1:3: Adulescentulae: Trahe me post te ... recti diligunt te (Maidens: Draw me .. the righteous love thee) Second part of verse: Introduxit me rex in cellaria sua (The king hath brought me into his storerooms)
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 1:3: Adulescentulae: Trahe me post te ... recti diligunt te (Maidens: Draw me .. the righteous love thee) Third part of verse: Exsultabimus and laetabimur in te (We will be glad and rejoice in thee)
Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) Cant. 1:3: Adulescentulae: Trahe me post te ... recti diligunt te (Maidens: Draw me .. the righteous love thee) Fifth part of verse: Recti diligunt te (The righteous love thee)
Heaven and Hell
Heaven work in progressThe Blessed
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalVine-workers Further steps in the production of wineWine cellar with barrels
Further details
1. Trahe me post te curremus; 2. Introduxit me rex (moralisation: Ecclesia in heaven); 3. Exultabit et laetabimur; 4. Recti diligunt te (moralisation: mendicants giving up earthly goods)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 67v
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 291
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
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