272, MS M.429, fol. 134v

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Saint Beatus, Presbyter of Liebana

Commentary on the Apocalypse and commentary on the Book of Daniel

Spain, perhaps Toledo
520 x 370 mm

Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1910

MS M.429
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Apocalypse: Beast and False Prophet taken.

Apocalypse: Beast and False Prophet taken (Revelation 19:20-21) -- Beast held by rope about neck by one of two men attacking it with mace and spear. Below, two men armed with maces, one grasping hair of False Prophet, prostrate; two birds pecking at corpse;
Starred and decorated background; inscriptions.