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Yates Thompson 31 f. 131 Blindness of the Jews; Peter; Paul
Blindness of the Jews; Peter; Paul
Description: Miniature of a Jew holding an open book, while a devil covers his eyes and steps on his foot, representing the blindness of the Jews to the Christian fulfillment of Old Testament prophecy concerning the Curse of the Serpent and the Burning Bush (Genesis 3); miniature of Peter holding a scroll; miniature of Paul holding a scroll, in Matfré Ermengau of Béziers's Breviari d'Amour. 
Origin: Spain, E. (Catalonia, Girona?) 


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