Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Genesis
Old Testament
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham leaving his father's house (Gen. 12:4)
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham in EgyptAbraham asking Sarah to pretend to be his wife (Gen. 12:11-13)
Genesis Abraham and Isaac Abraham in EgyptSarah inducted into the house of Pharao (Gen. 12:15-16)
Genesis The Tower of Babel Building of the Tower of Babel (Gen. 11:1-4)
Further details
1. Building of the Tower of Babel, 2. Abraham leaving his father, 3. Abraham asking Sarah to pretend to be his sister, 4. Sarah inducted into Pharao's house
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 11v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 1, Paris 1911, plate 11
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