Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Regum I
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David's youth (1 Kings 16) David plays the harp before Saul (1 Kings 16:23)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) Saul challenges the Israelites (1 Kings 17:8-10)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David persuades Saul to let him fight against Goliath (1 Kings 17:32-37)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David kills Goliath with a sling (1 Kings 17:49)
Further details
1. David plays the harp before Saul; 2. Goliath challenges the Israelites; 3. David persuades Saul to let him fight against Goliath; 4. David kills Goliath with his sling
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 136r
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 136
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