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Lansdowne 431 f. 44 Temptation of Christ
Temptation of Christ
Description: Historiated illuminated initial 'D'(ixit) at the beginning of Psalm 52, of the Devil tempting Christ, with Christ dropping the stones, which the Devil has tried to provoke Christ to turn into loaves of bread, and in the ascender of the initial, three hares and a dragon. 
Origin: England, E. (East Anglia?) 


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