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Arsenal Bible (MS 5211, 364v): Ruth and Boaz in the Threshing Floor (detail)
Six scenes from the story of Ruth: 1) Naomi and Elimelech leave Bethlehem with their two sons, 2) Naomi remains with her sons and their Moabite wives after the death of Elimelech, 3) Ruth pledges to stay with Naomi as Orpah stays in Moab, 4) Ruth, gleaning in the fields, is identified to Boaz, 5) Ruth crawls under the covers at Boaz`s feet, as he sleeps beside the threshed grain, 6) Boaz and Ruth stand with Naomi.

Source: Ruth 1 - 4
Color illustration   |  28.5 x 20.2
Bibliotheque de l`Arsenal, Paris
Date : 1250 - 1254
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