MINIATURIST, French
(active c. 1180 at Fécamp)

Fécamp Psalter

c. 1180
Manuscript (76 F 13), 75 x 75 mm
Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague

The picture shows the historiated initial on the page of Psalm 51 (folio 74v). It depicts the scene when Doeg kills Ahimelech and the priests of Nob at the behest of Saul.




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