Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Numbers Reconnaissance in Chanaan, the grapes (Num. 13-14) The spies report to Moses and show him the grapes (Num. 13:26)
Deuteronomy Moses admonishing Israel (Dtn. 5-30) Moses recalls the giving of the Commandments and Israel's rebellions (Dtn. 9:7 - 10:11)Moses places the new tablets into the Ark of the Covenant (Dtn. 10:3-5)
Josue (A.V. Joshua) The Conquest of Jericho and Ai (Jos. 5:13-8:29) The Israelites conquer and destroy Jericho (Jos. 6:20-21)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel)SaulDeath of Saul
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) Saul (1 Kings 8-15) Samuel anoints Saul (1 Kings 10:1)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David kills Goliath with a sling (1 Kings 17:49)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David uses Goliath's sword to behead him (1 Kings 17:51)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David rejects the armour offered by Saul (1 Kings 17:38-40)
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel) David and Goliath (1 Kings 17) David shows the head of Goliath to Saul (1 Kings 17:57)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Coronation and exaltation of David, Joab and Abner (2 Kings 2-5) David is anointed as King (2 Kings 2:4 - King of Juda, and 5:3 - King of all Israel)
Psalms Cycles The Utrecht Psalter and related manuscriptsParis Psalter - original drawings
Saints
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist LifeMartyrdomBeheading → Salome receiving head
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist LifeMartyrdomBeheading → Beheading proper
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist Life'I baptize with water'
Further details
Row 1: Moses places the law in the ark; Spies with the grape; Conquest of Jericho; row 2: Coronation of Saul; David rejects armour; David killing Goliath; row 3: David beheading Goliath; David with Goliath's head before Saul; Death of Saul; row 4: Coronation of David; Ego baptizo in aqua; Beheading
ARTIST/CREATOR
Canterbury (Christ Church)
DATE
1180 - 1200
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 8846, fol. 2v
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 4
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
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