Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Regum I
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) Saul (1 Kings 8-15) War against Amalec (1 Kings 15)Samuel reproaches Saul (1 Kings13-26)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David's youth (1 Kings 16) Samuel anoints David (1 Kings 16:13)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David's youth (1 Kings 16) God's Spirit departs from Saul, and a bad spirit troubles him (1 Kings 16:14)
Further details
1. Samuel kills Agag; 2. Samuel reproaches Saul and Samuel mourns for Saul (the first scene should have appeared earlier in the narrative); 3. Samuel anoints David; 4. God's spirits leaves Saul, and an evil spirit troubles him
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 135v
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 135
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