Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Toledo-New York copyRegum III
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) Elias and the dearth in Israel (3 Kings 17-18) Elias living at the torrent Carith, fed by ravens (3 Kings 17:5-6)
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) Elias and the dearth in Israel (3 Kings 17-18) Elias meets the widow of Sarephta who carries two pieces of wood (3 Kings 17:10-14)
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) Elias and the dearth in Israel (3 Kings 17-18) The widow's supplies run not out (3 Kings 17:15-16)The bread does not run out
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) Elias and the dearth in Israel (3 Kings 17-18) The widow's son dies (3 Kings 17:17-18)
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) Elias and the dearth in Israel (3 Kings 17-18) Elias resurrects the widow's son (3 Kings 17:19-24)
Further details
1. Elias in the desert, fed by ravens; 2. Elias meets the widow of Sarephta, whose supplies no longer run out; 3. The widows's son dies; 4. Elias resurrects him
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Toledo, Tesoro de la Catedral
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée (Biblia de San Luis), vol. 1, fol. 136r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 4, Paris 1913, plate 629
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