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Initial D: Christ before Caiaphas; Initial D: The Virgin Mary with Apostles
Northeastern France, France (Place Created)
Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment
Ms. Ludwig IX 3 (83.ML.99), fol. 29
Leaf: 26.4 × 18.3 cm (10 3/8 × 7 3/16 in.)
A knight kneels in the right margin of the page, clasping his hands and looking up at the scene. The man is probably the book's original owner. The page as a whole thus depicts an ideal of late medieval devotion: praying intently, the
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