About the creation

Morgan Bible (M.638, fol. 031r): David escapes through window

Artist name: Unknown artist

On the left, David escapes through a window as Michal speaks to Saul’s armor-clad messengers and points to her bed. On the right, David speaks to Samuel, who stands with a band of prophets.

Source: I Samuel 19

Technique: Color illustration

Location: Pierpont Morgan Library, New York

Date: 1245