Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, cpv 2554Regum I
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) Loss and Recuperation of the Ark of the Covenant (1 Kings 4-7) The Ark is brought to Azotus (Ashdod) into the temple of Dagon (1 Kings 5:2)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) Loss and Recuperation of the Ark of the Covenant (1 Kings 4-7) The Philistines return the Ark (1 Kings 6:11-12)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) Saul (1 Kings 8-15) The Israelites ask Samuel for a king (1 Kings 8:4-6)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) Saul (1 Kings 8-15) Samuel anoints Saul (1 Kings 10:1)
Further details
1. The Philistines return the Ark; 2. Samuel reproaches the Israelites for wanting a king; 3. unclear; 4. Samuel anoints Saul as king
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1220 - 1230
LOCATION
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek → cod. 2554, fol. 36v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 4, Paris 1913, plate 754
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk