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Brittany, France, ca. 1440-1450 ; Paris, France, ca. 1500-1510
MS M.117 fol. 7r

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Trinity: Two Persons flanking Dove -- Christ, as Man of Sorrows, nimbed, wearing crown of thorns, showing wounds, partially draped in mantle, sits beside God, nimbed, wearing papal tiara, holding globe in left hand. God and Christ hold an open book between them, and above is dove of Holy Ghost, with wings extended, in mandorla, emanating rays. Miniature framed by colums.
Margins with foliate ornament.

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