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Brittany, France, ca. 1440-1450 ; Paris, France, ca. 1500-1510
MS M.117 fol. 155r

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Christ: Flagellation -- Christ, with crossed rayed nimbus, wearing short loin cloth, bound to column, is flanked by two tormentors, both wearing hats, one holding raised switches and the other holding raised scourge. In background, to men, one wearing hat and the other hooded, witness scene through opening in wall. Miniature framed by columns
Margins with foliate ornament, including strawberries.

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