Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 15:5: Stultus irridet disciplinam patris sui ... (A fool laugheth at the instruction of his father ...)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 15:16: Melius est parum cum timore Domini, quam thesauri magni et insatiabiles (Better is a little with the fear of the Lord, than great treasurs without content)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 15:17: Melius est vocari ad olera cum caritate, quam ad vitulum saginatum cum odio (It is better to be invited to herbs with love, than to a fatted calf with hatred)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 16:2-3: Omnes viae hominis patent oculis eius ... Revela Domino opera tua ... (All the ways of a man are open to His eyes ... Lay open thy works to the Lord)
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalThreshing
Further details
1. Stultus irridet; 2. Melius est parum; 3. Melius est vocari; 4. Omnes viae
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 49v
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 273
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