Opening with the Ascension, the Pentecost, and the Death, Assumption, and Coronation of the Virgin
The miniatures in this opening are part of a cycle of twenty-four full-page miniatures depicting forty-eight scenes from the life of Christ. The cycle forms a pictorial preface to the text of the Psalms.
This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1225-1240.
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