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 hanging from the oak (2 Kings 18:9, cf. title of Psalm 96)
Psalms Cycles Western Psalters (not related to the Utrecht Psalter) with images for individual PsalmsPsalms in the Bible Moraliée
Psalms Psalms 51-100 (Vulg.), 52-101 (AV) Psalm 95 (Vulg.), 96 (AV): Cantate Domino canticum novum, cantate
Psalms Psalms 51-100 (Vulg.), 52-101 (AV) Psalm 96 (Vulg.), 97 (AV): Dominus regnavit, exsultet
Psalms Psalms 51-100 (Vulg.), 52-101 (AV) Psalm 97 (Vulg.), 98 (AV): Cantate Domino canticum novum, quia
Psalms Psalms 51-100 (Vulg.), 52-101 (AV) Psalm 98 (Vulg.), 99 (AV): Dominus regnavit, irascantur
Life of Christ
Infancy Nativity Virgin lying in
After the Passion Harrowing of Hell Christ leading the Fathers out of Limbo - trampling a devil
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Psalms 51-100 Psalm 97Prophecy for the Nativity of Christ
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Nativity with Psalm 97
Further details
1. Psalm 95; 2. Psalm 96 (with the death of Absalom, according to the title of the Psalm, and beneath a composition based on the Harrowing of Hell); 3. Psalm 97 (with the Nativity); 4. Psalm 98
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 26r
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 250
Contact
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