Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Cycles Western Psalters (not related to the Utrecht Psalter) with images for individual PsalmsStuttgart Psalter
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 39 (Vulg.), 40 (AV): Expectans expectavi
Saints
Evangelists John GospelJohn 1 (In principio erat verbum)
Ecclesiastical objects
Altars and altarpieces German landsCatholic
Further details
illustration of Psalm 39:7-8: holocaustum et pro peccato non postulasti, tunc dixi ecce venio in capite libri scriptum est de me (Burnt offering and sin offering thou didst not require: then said I, Behold I come. In the head of the book it is written of me); the caput libri is Jn. 1 (acc.to Jerome)
ARTIST/CREATOR
St-Germain-des-Prés (Paris)
DATE
1st half 9th century
LOCATION
Stuttgart, Württembergische Landesbibliothek → Cod.bibl.fol. 23, fol. 51v
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ernest T. De Wald, The Stuttgart Psalter, Biblia Folio 23, Wuerttembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart, Princeton 1930
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RELATIONS
Württembergische Landesbibliothek
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