Fall Of The Angels


Shelf-mark Ms. 65, fol. 64v
Format 29 x 20 cm
Origin Paris, around 1413
Library Museo Condé de Chantilly
Topic Devotional
Style Gothic
Language German or Spanish
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Heart-wrenching beauty that invites repentance

Instead of citing the injustice of the time, the experiences of combat and civil war, the artists Paul, Jan and Hermann of Limburg design a cosmic event. It is possible that the occurrence related to the divine decision was so sacred, so imposing, that the little earthly experience did not seem worthy enough.