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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Different kinds of foolish action (Prov. 6:1-19) Giving sureties (Prov. 6:1-5)Prov. 6:3-4: Discurre, festina, suscita amicum tuum ... (Run about, make haste, stir up thy friend ...)
Proverbs Different kinds of foolish action (Prov. 6:1-19) Giving sureties (Prov. 6:1-5)Prov. 6:5: Eruere quasi damula de manu ... (Deliver thyself as a doe from the hand)
Proverbs Different kinds of foolish action (Prov. 6:1-19) Sloth (Prov. 6:6-11)Prov. 6:6-8: Vade ad formicam, o piger, ... (Go to the ant, O sluggard)
Proverbs Different kinds of foolish action (Prov. 6:1-19) Sloth (Prov. 6:6-11)Prov. 6:9: Usquequo piger dormies (How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard)
SOCIAL LIFE
Games
Dice
Further details
1. Discurre, festina; 2. Eruere quasi damula; 3. Vade ad formicam (apparently, the ants are not depicted); 4. Usquequo piger dormies
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 45v
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 269
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