Img. ID: 225046
Fol. 57v: The enthroned king is receiving his two young scribes who are introducing the youth ofZion.
The king is crowned and wearing a long garment; the scribes wear short tunics and the youth's is in magenta. The caption above reads:”Image of the king and his scribes the councillors, speaking in the man’s ear (צורת המלך ועבדיו הסופרים, באזני האיש מדברים; Loewe 2004, II:469).
| Cod.hebr. 107 (Steinschneider 1895, No. 107)
For depictions of the same subject in the other 15th-century manuscripts of Meshal ha-Kadmoni see Appendix 1: line 56. For iconographical comparisons see figs. 1-2:
Fig. 1: Ulrich Boner, Der Edelstein
Wolfenbüttel, HAB 16.1 Eth 20, p. 33
(Gronemann 2006, II:fig. 28)
Fig. 2: The Seven Sages of Rome
Upper Rhine, c. 1465
Karlsruhe, BLB Cod.145, fol. 14
(Gronemann 2006, II:fig. 175)
For depiction of the same subject in the Rothschild Miscellany, see IJA 1982/1/142.