Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation First Day: Creation of light
Genesis Creation Second Day: Creation of the Firmament
Genesis Creation Third Day: Creation of the dry landCreation of plants
Genesis Creation Fifth Day: Creation of Fishes and Fowls
Genesis Creation Sixth Day: Creation of beasts Creation of beasts
Genesis Creation Several scenes from the Creation in one image
Genesis Adam and Eve Creation of AdamGod giving Adam life
Genesis Adam and Eve Before the fallGod commanding Adam and Eve not to eat from the tree
Genesis Adam and Eve Creation of Eve
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The Serpent seduces Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1-6)Serpent with serpent head
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Expulsion from EdenWith an angel at the gate
Genesis Cain and Abel Sacrifice of Cain and Abel (Gen. 4:3-5)Both sacrifices in one composition
Genesis Adam and Eve after the Fall
Psalms Cycles The Utrecht Psalter and related manuscriptsParis Psalter - original drawings
Further details
Rows 1-2: Six days of Creation (apparently, day 3 is shown twice and day 4 omitted); row 3: Creation of Eve; God commands Adam and Eve not to eat from the Tree; Fall; row 4: Expulsion; Work of Adam and Eve; Sacrifice of Cain and Abel
ARTIST/CREATOR
Canterbury (Christ Church)
DATE
1180 - 1200
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 8846, fol. 1r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Henri Omont, Psautier illustré (XIIIe siècle). Reproduction des 107 miniatures du manuscrit Latin 8846 de la Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris 1906, plate 1
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
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