Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, cpv 2554Judicum
Old Testament
Judges The Benjaminites (Jud. 19-21) The tribe of Judah is chosen to lead the attack against Benjamin (Jud. 20:18)
Judges The Benjaminites (Jud. 19-21) The Benjaminites kills 22,000 Israelites (Jud. 20:21)
Judges The Benjaminites (Jud. 19-21) The Israelites mourn and pray, God commands them to continue (Jud. 20:23)
Judges The Benjaminites (Jud. 19-21) In the second battle, the Benjaminites kill 18,000 Israelites (Jud. 20:25)
Further details
1. The tribe of Judah is chosen as a leader; 2. The Israelites mourn and pray; 3. The Benjaminites kill 22,000 Israelites; The Benjaminites kill 18,000 Israelites (scenes 2 and in in reversed order)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1220 - 1230
LOCATION
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek → cod. 2554, fol. 66r
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 758
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