(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
HistorienbibelType I Cycles - Related worksHistoria von Joseph, Daniel, Judith und Esther (Bamberg: Pfister, 1462)Joseph
HistorienbibelType I JosephThe queen tries to seduce Joseph and accuses him before the king (ed. Merzdorf, p. 180)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph CyclesHistoria von Joseph (Bamberg: Pfister, 1462)
Genesis Joseph Potiphar's wife tries to seduce Joseph (Gen. 39:7-12)
Genesis Joseph Potiphar's wife makes false accusations against Joseph (Gen. 39:13-18)
Further details
In the Historienbibel, the queen, not Potiphar's wife, tries to seduce Potiphar and then falsely accuses him before the king
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bamberg
DATE
1462
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Historia von Joseph, Daniel, Judith und Esther (GW 12591), Bamberg (Pfister), 1462, fol. 2v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Albert Schramm, Der Bilderschmuck der Frühdrucke, vol. 1: Die Drucke von Albrecht Pfister in Bamberg, Leipzig 1922, pl. 19, fig. 117
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Incunabula Short Title Catalogue
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library Manchester
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