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Additional 10292 f. 1 Christ appears to the author
Christ appears to the author
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Description: Full page with a two-part miniature of the author called four times while he is asleep in a lonely place on the eve of Good Friday (left); He awakes to see Christ in the form of a beautiful man standing before him. Christ gives him a book written in His own hand, containing an account of the author's early lineage and of the Holy Grail (right); inhabited initial and full bar border with decoration, including human and animal figures. 
Origin: France, N. (Saint-Omer or Tournai) 


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