045, MS M.429, fol. 21r

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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: Christ coming in Clouds.

Apocalypse: Christ coming in Clouds (Revelation 1:7-8) -- Christ cross-nimbed, book in left hand, in cloud mandorla flanked by nimbed angels. Below, nine nimbed saints representing kindreds of the earth; starred and decorated background; inscription.