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Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Various admonitions (Prov. 22:17-24:34) Prov. 23:29-30: Cui vae ... Nonne his qui commorantur in vino (Who hath woe ... Surely they that pass their time in wine)
Proverbs Various admonitions (Prov. 22:17-24:34) Prov. 23:34 (on drunkenness): Et eris sicut dormiens in medio mari, et quasi sopitus gubernator amisso clavo (And thou shalt be as one sleeping in the midst of the sea ...)
Proverbs Various admonitions (Prov. 22:17-24:34) Prov. 23:35 (on drunkenness): Et dices: Verberaverunt me, sed non dolui ... (And thou shalt say: They have beaten me, but I was not sensible of pain ...)
Proverbs Various admonitions (Prov. 22:17-24:34) Prov. 24:27: Praepara foris opus tuum, et diligenter exerce agrum tuum, ut postea aedifices domum tuam (Prepare thy work without, and diligently till thy ground ...)
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1. Cui vae; 2. Et eris sicut dormiens (the text in the manuscript has an introduction on drunkenness); 3. Et dices; 4. Praepara foris
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 53v
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 277
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