Warburg Institute Iconographic Database Warburg Institute home pageWarburg Institute Library
← back to main page
Old Testament
→ Proverbs → Banquets of Wisdom and Folly (Prov. 9:1-6, 13-18)
→ Prov. 9:1: Sapientia adificavit sibi domum, excidit columnas septem (Wisdom hath built herself a house, she hath hewn her out seven pillars)
→ Prov. 9:2: Immolavit victimas suas, miscuit vinum, et proposuit mensam suam (She hath slain her victims, mingled her wine, and set forth her table)
→ Prov. 9:3-5: Misit ancillas suas ... insipientibus locuta est: venite ... (She hath sent her maids ... to the unwise she said: Come ...)
→ Prov. 13-15: Mulier stulta et clamosa ... sedit in foribus (A foolish woman and clamorous ... sat at the door of her house)