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Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:23: Nobilis in portis vir eius, quando sederit cum senatoribus terrae (Her husband is honourable in the gates, when he sitteth among the senators of the land)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:24: Sindonem fecit et vendidit, et cingulum tradidit Chananaeo (She made fine linen, and sold it, and delivered a girdle to the Chanaanite)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:25: Fortitudo et decor indumentum eius, et ridebit in die novissimo (Strength and beauty are her clothing, and she shall laugh in the latter day)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:26: Os suum aperuit sapientiae, et lex clementiae in lingua eius (She hath opened her mouth to wisdom, and the law of clemency is on her tongue)
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1. Nobilis vir eius; 2. Sindonem fecit et vendidit; 3. Fortitudo et decor indumentum eius; 4. Os suum aperuit sapientiae
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 60r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
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BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 2, Paris 1912, plate 284
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