Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Judicum
Old Testament
Judges Samson (Jud. 13-16) Samson's slavery and death (Jud. 16:21-31)Samson mocked by the Philistines (Jud. 16:25)
Judges Samson (Jud. 13-16) Samson's slavery and death (Jud. 16:21-31)Samson destroying the house and killing the Philistines (Jud. 16:29-30)
Judges Michas (Jud. 17-18) Michas returns the stolen money to his mother (Jud. 17:2)
Judges Michas (Jud. 17-18) Michas has an idol cast and worships it (Jud. 17:4)
Judges Michas (Jud. 17-18) Michas employs a Levite to serve as priest in his house (Jud. 17:10-12)
Further details
1. Samson mocked by the Philistines; 2. Samson destroys their house; 3. Michas returns the money and worships the idol; 4. Michas employs the Levite
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 119v
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 119
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