10th century

David glorified by the women of Israel

Drawing, manuscript illumination, miniature

950 approx.

Byzantium, Israel

David gardant son troupeau

Paris psaulter (BnF MS Grec 139)

folio 1v Psalter illuminated in rather Macedonian or Hellenistic style, though of the Byzantine period.

Mariam leading four girls to the dance, to music by four girls

Drawing, manuscript illumination, miniature, color

1000 approx.

Byzantium, Greece, Israel

Male dancers

Sculpture, relief, ivory box

1000 approx.

U.K., London, Victoria and Albert Museum