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Canterbury (?), England (Place created)
Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment
Ms. 9, leaf 2v
Leaf: 30.8 × 20 cm (12 1/8 × 7 7/8 in.)
Inside an ornamental frame,
The fabric of the apostles' and Jesus' clothing falls in agitated, patterned circles on the figures' knees and bellies and in repetitive, embedded V-folds on their chests, between their legs, and at the hems of their tunics. These animated lines move in spirals and zigzags, energizing the balanced