Figure 31
Christ in Majesty (cover), and The Ascension (illumination),
from Sacramentary (manuscript);
illuminated 2nd quarter of 11th century, binding probably dates from 12th century;
artist: illuminated by unknown German active in Mainz or Fulda;
vellum, with binding of silver and copper gilt; 26.5 x 19.1 cm, text area 17 x 13 cm, oak covers 27.3 x 19.8 cm;
J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu, California), Ms. Ludwig V2, 83.MF.77, front cover and fol. 23 recto.

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