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In the center roundel, God in Majesty; to the sides, Isaiah in prayer to God, and the fall of Lucifer into a gaping hellmouth.

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Title
In the center roundel, God in Majesty; to the sides, Isaiah in prayer to God, and the fall of Lucifer into a gaping hellmouth.
Collection

Biblia pauperum.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Place: Swabia, Germany
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 035
Topics
Hell
Notes
Ownership: Arms on f.1 identified as Ehringer family of Constance and Ulm and Neithardt family of Constance. Owned by Bishop Johann IV of Strasbourg. Jacques Rosenthal collection. Bought from Rosenthal for Spencer, 1937.
Content: 38 half-page drawings: New Testament scenes in central roundel, flanked by Old Testament scenes and busts of prophets.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 331. Cornell entry. Library dossier.
Content: Notes in dossier date this to ca. 1420.
Content: Parchment
Content: Red initials, red symbols and red slashes as placemarkers. Coats of arms f. 1.
Content: Two columns of varying length (8-16 lines), ruled in ink. Two quires, the first of 10 folios and the second of 9 folios.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 76c6e000-c617-012f-4f0f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "In the center roundel, God in Majesty; to the sides, Isaiah in prayer to God, and the fall of Lucifer into a gaping hellmouth." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1440 - 1460. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "In the center roundel, God in Majesty; to the sides, Isaiah in prayer to God, and the fall of Lucifer into a gaping hellmouth." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1440 - 1460). In the center roundel, God in Majesty; to the sides, Isaiah in prayer to God, and the fall of Lucifer into a gaping hellmouth. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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In the center roundel, God in Majesty; to the sides, Isaiah in prayer to God, and the fall of Lucifer into a gaping hellmouth.