John the Evangelist


Shelf mark Add. Ms. 5112, fol. 134
Format 25,5 × 18 cm
Origin Bizantino (Constantinople?), beginning of 13th century
Library British Library, London (Grear Britain)
Topic Evangelio
Style Byzantine
Commentary German
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Wisdom and devotion in a peculiar style

This renowned manuscript, one of the great treasures of the famous Bavarian State Library, is an excellent document of the 11th century book illumination produced in the scriptorium of St Emmeran in Regensburg, the residence of the Bavarian Dukes.