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Comparison of Illustrations from Bible Historiale Manuscripts
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, Fr. 159 Paris, Arsenal, MS. 5057-58 Brussels, Bibliothèque royale, MS 9024-25

f. 128v: 1 Kings 10: 1: And Samuel took a little vial of oil, and poured it upon his head, and kissed him, and said: Behold, the Lord hath annointeth thee to be prince over his inheritance, and thou shalt deliver his people oout of the hands of their enemies, that are round about them. And this shall be a sign unto thee, that God hath anointed thee to be prince.


f. 131v: 1 Kings 16:12-13


f. 138r:


f. 62v

f. 67v

f. 64v


f. 77r

Numbers 15: 32-36

f. 84r


f. 86r

f. 93v


f. 104r

(illustration combines titles 16 & 17)

f. 114r


f. 215r

f. 220r

Small Job

f. 225 r

f. 231v


f. 226r

f. 232v


f. 238r

f. 245v


f. 245r

f. 252v


f. 531r

f. 558r


f. 533v

f. 560v


f. 536v

f. 563r


f. 539r


f. 542r

f. 568r