Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bibles with an image for each BookNew York, Public Library, MA 4 (probably Cambrai, c1280)
Old Testament
2 Esdras (A.V. Nehemiah) Nehemias mourns for the state of Jerusalem (2 Esdr. 1) Hanani tells Nehemias that the wall of Jerusalem is broken down (2 Esdr. 1:2-4)
2 Esdras (A.V. Nehemiah) Historiated Initials Hanani tells Nehemias that the wall of Jerusalem is broken down
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cambrai (attributed)
DATE
circa 1280
LOCATION
New York, Public Library → MA 4, fol. 162r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: James Marrow
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts at The New York Public Library, London 2005, pp. 52-56, no. 8
Contact
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