281, MS M.429, fol. 139r

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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: Last Resurrection and Judgment.

Apocalypse: Last Resurrection and Judgment (Revelation 20:13-15) -- Row of men with arms crossed before their bodies representing the damned; inscription on top of miniature ISTI SUNT IUDICATI ET CONDEMPNATI ET COPULATI. Below, in two zones, four groups of men, the damned?, each group judged by group of men seated on cushioned benches; inscription between zones 2 and 3, ISTI SUNT MORTUI DE INFERNO QUI NON SUNT IUDICATI.