Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
Fabulous animalsDragon Dragons interacting with humans or angels but not fighting
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bibles with an image for each BookNew York, Public Library, MA 4 (probably Cambrai, c1280)
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Several scenes from the Creation in one image
Genesis Historiated initialsCreation (several scenes), ending with Crucifixion
Life of Christ
Infancy Annunciation Angel not flyingAngel holding scrollAngel standing
Passion CrucifixionSingle crossWith Virgin and Saint John onlySymmetrical → Without skull
Further details
Detail
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cambrai (attributed)
DATE
circa 1280
LOCATION
New York, Public Library → MA 4, fol. 6r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: James Marrow
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts at The New York Public Library, London 2005, pp. 52-56, no. 8
Contact
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