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The Betrayal of Christ (fol. 19r)

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: The Betrayal of Christ (fol. 19r)
  • Description:

    The full-page miniature depicts the scene of the betrayal and arrest of Christ. Judas Iscariot leans forward to kiss Christ, while a large group of soldiers surround them. St. Peter has just cut off Malchus's ear with his sword. The border is formed from architectural pillars supporting statues of two soldiers.

    Context: Passion sequence according to John: Egressus est dominus Ihesus

  • Date range: [ca. 1490]
  • Date: 1490
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2015 19:40
  • Last Modified: 10 Aug 2018 09:20