Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Psalmi
Old Testament
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) David and Absalom (2 Kings 15-19) Absalom usurps the office of a judge (2 Kings 15:2-6)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) David and Absalom (2 Kings 15-19) Achitophel hangs himself (2 Kings 17:23)
Psalms Cycles Western Psalters (not related to the Utrecht Psalter) with images for individual PsalmsPsalms in the Bible Moraliée
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 7 (Vulg. and AV): Domine, Deus meus
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 8 (Vulg. and AV): Domine, Dominus noster
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 9 (Vulg.), 9 and 10 (AV): Confitebor tibi
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 10 (Vulg.), 11 (AV): In Domino confido
Life of Christ
Infancy Nativity Immediate family onlyJoseph, Virgin and Child only
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 15:2-6: Absalom usurpes the office of a JudgeType for Judas betraying Christ
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 17:23: Achitophel hangs himselfType for Judas hanging himself
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 1-50 Psalm 9Prophecy for the Nativity
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Nativity with Psalm 9
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Betrayal of Christ with 2 Kings 15:2-6: Absalom usurpes the office of a judge
Antitypes for episodes from the Passion of Christ Judas hangs himselfwith 2 Kings 17:23: Achitofel hangs himself
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalVine-workers Further steps in the production of wineWine pressing
Further details
1. Psalm 7 (with Absalom and the suicide of Achitophel as types for the betrayal and suicide of Judas); 2. Psalm 8 (the illustration refers to the heading 'Pro torcularibus'; 3. Psalm 9 (with the Nativity); 4. Psalm 10
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 4r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 2, Paris 1912, plate 228
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
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