About the creation

Bible moralisée (Cod. 2554, fol. 6): God as Architect of the Universe

Artist name: Unknown artist

God the creator is pictured as a haloed human figure hunched over the universe and designing the celestial bodies with a drafting compass in his right hand.

Source: Genesis 1; Isaiah 40; Job 38

Technique: Color illustration

Location: Oesterreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna

Date: 1200

Dimensions: 34.4 x 26