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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Proverbia
Old Testament
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:27: Consideravit semitas domus suae, et panem otiosa non comedit (She hath looked well to the paths of her house, and hath not eaten her bread idle)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:28: Surrexerunt filii eius et beatissimam praedicaverunt, vir eius et laudavit eam (Her children rose up, and called her blessed; her husband, and he praised her)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:29: Multae filiae congregaverunt divitias, tu supergressa es universas (Many daughters have gathered together riches, thou hast surpassed them all)
Proverbs Praise of the valiant woman (Prov. 31:10-31) Prov. 31:31: Date ei de fructu manuum suarum, et laudent eam in portis opera eius (Give her of the fruit of her hands, and let her works praise her in the gates)
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Further details
1. Consideravit semitas domus suae; 2. Surrexerunt filii eius et beatissimam praedicaverunt; 3. Multae filiae congregaverunt divitias; 4. Date ei de fructu manuum suarum
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 11560, fol. 61v
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 285
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