Miniatures

Scenes from the Lives of St. Benedict of Nursia and St. Antony the Hermit

Scenes from the Lives of St. Benedict of Nursia and St. Antony the Hermit
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Miniatures, Tempera and gold on grounded parchment, 21.2x16.5 cm
Origin: Italy, First half of the 14th century
Album: Miniature from ''Anjou Legendarium'' , quaternione 18
Source of entry: Collection of A.N. Vorobyov, Leningrad, 1924
School: Bologna

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