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The Dragon Fighting the Just
London (probably), England (Place Created)
Tempera colors, gold leaf, colored washes, pen and ink on parchment
Ms. Ludwig III 1 (83.MC.72), fol. 22v
Leaf: 31.9 × 22.5 cm (12 9/16 × 8 7/8 in.)
Saint John turns away in horror as the dragon, angered by the woman's escape, battles Christian warriors holding shields with crosses. As the text describes, the dragon "went to make war with the rest of the woman's seed, who keep the commandments of God, and have the testimony of
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