(photo on external web page)
Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
CyclesIvoriesMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 6832, front cover (Byzantine, 11th century)
After the Passion Harrowing of Hell Christ leading the Fathers out of Limbo - trampling the broken doors of Hell
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Byzantine
DATE
11th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 6832 (front cover)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Klemm, Elisabeth: Die ottonischen und frühromanischen Handschriften der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek. Wiesbaden: Reichert, 2004, pp. 99-102, no. 76
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek Münch
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