Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 13:11: Substantia festinata minuetur, quae autem paulatim colligitur manu, multiplicabitur (Substance got in haste shall be diminished ...)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 13:12: Spes quae differtur affligit animam, lignum vitae desiderium veniens (Hope that is deferred afflicteth the soul, desire when it cometh is a tree of life)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 13:22: Bonus reliquit haeedes filios et nepotes ... (The good man leaveth heirs, sons, and grandsons)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 14:4: Ubi non sunt boves praesepe vacuum est, ubi autem plurimae segetes, ibi manifesta est fortitudo bovis (Where there are no oxen, the crib is empty ...)
Heaven and Hell
PurgatorySouls in Purgatory
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Ways of dying The death bed
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalPloughing
AgriculturalDigging
Further details
1. Substantia festinata; 2. Spes quae differtur; 3. Bonus relinquit haeredes; 4. Ubi non sunt boves
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 48r
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 272
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RELATIONS
Gallica (digitised version)
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