The Isabella Breviary

The Isabella Breviary f. 65v, Noah´s Ark

Back

f. 65v, Noah´s Ark

A fourteen-line single column miniature of Noah’s Ark on the Waters with the dove coming to Noah, illustrating the Matins readings of the story of Noah in Gen 6. However, the part of the story about the coming of the dove is not in the Matins lessons. There is a full border of the first category with interlace strap patterns in gold on red-pink and yellow grounds, with a seven-line initial of a pink rose on a gold ground.


We use private and third party cookies to improve our services by analyzing your browsing habits. If you continue to browse, we consider that you accept its use. Learn more x