12 miniatures with Biblical Scenes

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12 miniatures with Biblical Scenes

Item Info

Item No: mcai430093
Title: 12 miniatures with Biblical Scenes
Additional Title: Book of hours
Folio Number: front
Source: Rare Book Department

These small miniatures were likely excised from a miniature book of hours of a size that could easily fit in the palm of one's hand. The scenes are: (from top left) the Nativity, the Visitation, the Annunciation, King David in Penance, the Annunciation to the Shepherds, the Adoration of the Magi, the Presentation of the Christ-Child in the Temple, the Flight into Egypt, the Massacre of the Innocents, the Crucifixion, the Pentecost, and finally, the Coronation of the Virgin.

Sirsi Catalog Key: 1623943
Country: Country:Flanders

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1450
Image Dimensions Width: 164 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E M 43:9a

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