Old Testament
Psalms Cycles The Utrecht Psalter and related manuscriptsParis Psalter - original drawings
Life of Christ
Infancy Annunciation Angel not flyingAngel holding nothingAngel standing
Infancy Visitation Mary and Elizabeth only
Infancy Nativity Virgin lying in
Infancy Annunciation to the shepherds
Infancy Adoration of the Magi Without attendantsWithout JosephWhite Magus
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Virgin holding ChildWithout doves
Infancy Flight into Egypt Without legendary elementsMary on donkey, holding Child
Infancy Story of the Magi Magi before Herod
Infancy Story of the Magi Herod questioning the priests and scribes
Infancy Story of the Magi Dream of the Magi instructing them to return by a different route
Infancy Massacre of the InnocentsThe massacreWithout flight into Egypt
Infancy Death of Herod
Further details
Row 1: Annunciation and Visitation; Nativity; Annunciation of the Shepherds; row 2: Journey of the Magi; Magi before Herod; Herod asks the chief priests; row 3: Adoration of the Magi; Dream of the Magi; Presentation in the Temple; row 4: Flight into Egypt; Massacre of the Innocents; Death of Herod
Canterbury (Christ Church)
1180 - 1200
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 8846, fol. 4v (apparently, fol. 4 is misbound)
Notes on photograph
Henri Omont, Psautier illustré (XIIIe siècle). Reproduction des 107 miniatures du manuscrit Latin 8846 de la Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris 1906, plate 5
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