225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

« Previous Next »   Thumbnails

Commentary
Spain, perhaps in Tábara, ca. 940-945
MS M.644 fol. 207r

See more information »

1) Apocalypse: Christ, Praise of Judgement -- Christ beardless , nimbed, holding open book, seated on cushioned bench flanked by half figures of four Beasts winged, human bodies, on wheels, the angel nimbed; below, twenty-four nimbed Elders prostrate;inscription UBI QUATTUOR ANIMALIA ET SENIORES ADORANT TRONUM;
illustration for Revelation 19:1-5;
2) Apocalypse, John and Angel -- Nimbed angel raising John nimbed, prostrate at feet; inscription UBI IOHANNES CECIDIT AD PEDES ANGELI;
illustration for Revelation 19:10.



(76 of 106)