Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel)David Images of Psalters not related to specific episodes in David's lifeGod protecting David from his enemies (e.g. Ps. 5:8, Ps. 17:1)
Psalms Cycles Western Psalters (not related to the Utrecht Psalter) with images for individual PsalmsStuttgart Psalter
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 5 (Vulg. and AV): Verba mea auribus
The Church
Ecclesiastical Allegory Personifications of Ecclesia
Further details
the upper miniture illustrates Psalm 5:8: Introibo in domum tuam ... ( I will come into thy house), depicting the Church entering God's temple; the lower miniature illustrates Psalm 5:10: David protected by God against his enemies
ARTIST/CREATOR
St-Germain-des-Prés (Paris)
DATE
1st half 9th century
LOCATION
Stuttgart, Württembergische Landesbibliothek → Cod.bibl.fol. 23, fol. 5v
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ernest T. De Wald, The Stuttgart Psalter, Biblia Folio 23, Wuerttembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart, Princeton 1930
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RELATIONS
Württembergische Landesbibliothek
Contact
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