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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
→ Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) → Cant. 5:1: Sponsa: Veniat dilectus meus ... bibite et inebriamini, carissimi (Bride: Let my beloved come into his garden ... drink and be inebriated, my dearly beloved) → Second part of verse: Sponsus: Veni in hortum meum, soror mea, sponsa, messui myrrham meam cum aromatibus meis (Bridegroom: I am come into my garden ... I have gathered my myrrh with my ...spices)
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
lat. 11560, fol. 80r
circa 1233