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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fr. 1672 Regum
Old Testament
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) David and Absalom (2 Kings 15-19) Absalom usurps the office of a judge (2 Kings 15:2-6)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Ammon and Thamar, first conflict with Absalom (2 Kings 13-14) David mourns for his sons (2 Kings 13:36)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Ammon and Thamar, first conflict with Absalom (2 Kings 13-14) Joab and the wise woman of Thecua before David (2 Kings 14:22)
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) Ammon and Thamar, first conflict with Absalom (2 Kings 13-14) Absalom is reconciled to David (2 Kings 14:33)
Further details
1. David mourns, believing that all sons had been killed; 2. The the wise woman of Thecua before David; 3. Absalom reconciled to David; 4. Absalom usurping the office of a judge
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1345 - 1355
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 167, fol. 78v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 4, Paris 1913, plate 734
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