About the creation

Rashi’s Bible commentary (Cod.hebr. 5(2), f. 183): Job, his wife and four companions

Artist name: Heinrich the Painter

Job sits naked, his wife kneeling beside him, holding his hand. On the left, the four (!) companions approach Job.

Source: Job

Technique: Color illumination

Location: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich

Date: 1200