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Virgin and Child from BL Harley 2943, f. 18

Virgin and Child from BL Harley 2943, f. 18

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Historiated initial 'H'(ere) with Virgin and Child shown as the woman of the Apocalypse, with a foliate border including Augustus with the Tiburtine Sibyl, at the beginning of the Hours of the Virgin, with Spierinck's signature and date in the lower margin. Image taken from f. 18 of Prayer book. Written in Dutch.

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1486
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British Library
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