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The Devil from the Earth
London (probably), England (Place Created)
about 1255 - 1260
Tempera colors, gold leaf, colored washes, pen and ink on parchment
Ms. Ludwig III 1 (83.MC.72), fol. 21
Leaf: 31.9 × 22.5 cm (12 9/16 × 8 7/8 in.)
That great dragon was cast out [of heaven], that old serpent, who is called the devil and Satan, who seduces the whole world; and he was cast unto the earth. (Apocalypse 12:9)
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