MS M.643, fol. 15v (Miniature no. 29)

Christ: Supper at Emmaus

Florence, Italy
ca. 1320
245 x 176 mm

Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943) in 1919

MS M.643
Page description: 

Christ: Supper at Emmaus -- Two nimbed disciples, gesturing, flank Christ, decorated crossed nimbus, wearing mantle of skins, raising His right hand and holding cross-inscribed loaf in left hand. All three sit at draped table laden with vessels, glasses, knives, fishes on plates, and food, in room with coffered ceiling.
Decorated frame.