Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 18:3: Impius, cum in profundum venerit peccatorum, contemnit, sed sequitur eum ignominia et opprobrium (The wicked man ... contemneth, but ignominy and reproach follow him)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Propter frigus piger arare noluit, mendicabit ergo aestate, et non dabitur illi; Because of the cold the sluggard would not plough, he shall beg ... in the summer, and it shall not be given him)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 20:26: Dissipat impios rex sapiens ... (A wise king scattereth the wicked)
Proverbs Various Proverbs (Prov. 10-22:16) Prov. 21:22: Civitatem fortium ascendit sapiens, et destruxit robus fiduciae eius (The wise man hath scaled the city of the strong ...)
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesLazarus and Dives (Lc. 16:19-31)Adaptations
Passion Fate of Judas Suicide
Further details
1. Impius, cum in profundum (the moralisation shows the suicide of Judas); 2. Propter frigus (the moralisation threatens the sloth with the fate of the Dives in the parable of Lazarus); 3. Dissipat impios; 4. Civitatem fortium
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 51v
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 275
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