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Adoration of the Magi (fol. 88v)

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: Adoration of the Magi (fol. 88v)
  • Description:

    The miniature depicts the three Magi, represented as kings, with the Virgin and Child in the stable, and offering gold, frankincense and myrrh. The oldest king (Caspar) kneels in front of Christ. The town of Bethlehem is seen in the distance. The border is decorated with a butterfly, birds and flowers.

    Context: Hours of the Virgin: Sext: Deus in adiutorium meum intende

  • Date range: [ca. 1440-1460]
  • Date: 1450
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2015 19:34
  • Last Modified: 18 Apr 2018 14:08