MINIATURIST, French
(active 820-830 in Reims)

Utrecht Psalter

820s
Manuscript (Ms. Bibl. Rhenotraiectinae I Nr 32), 330 x 256 mm
Universiteitsbibliotheek, Utrecht

The picture shows a group of psalmists from folio 1v. The group gathered before a round temple and inspired by an angel shows to perfection the fascinatingly nervous and vibrant style of drawing with a minimum of strokes in this manuscript.