(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
Beatus of LiebanaApocalypse CommentaryScenes not taken from ApocalypsePunishment of Sinners (Book VII)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Apocalypse (Revelation)
CyclesManuscripts Beatus ManuscriptsManchester, Rylands Library, Latin MS 8 (probably Burgos region, c.1180-1190)Book VI (called 'Liber Septimus,' fols. 141r-160r, on Rev. 11:19-14:5)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Appearance of the Apocalyptic Woman (Rev. 12:1-4)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Rescue of the Apocalyptic Woman's Child to God's throne (Rev. 12:5)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Dragon casting down stars from heaven (Rev. 12:4)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Michael and his angels casting down dragon (Rev. 12:7-9)
The Apocalyptic Woman and the Beasts (Rev. 11:19-13) Woman given wings, flying into wilderness, attacked by dragon (Rev. 12:13-17)
Heaven and Hell
Hell Punishment of sinners
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Castile Probably Burgos region
DATE
circa 1180 - 1190
LOCATION
Manchester, John Rylands Library → Latin MS 8, fol. 142v-143r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Peter K. Klein, Beato de Liébana. La illustración de los manuscritos de Beato y el códice de Manchester, Valencia 2002, p. 268f.
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library Manchester
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