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The Worship of the Inscribed Tablet from the Cross
Simon Bening (Flemish, about 1483 - 1561)
Bruges, Belgium (Place Created)
Tempera colors, gold paint, and gold leaf
Ms. Ludwig IX 19 (83.ML.115), fol. 235v
Leaf: 16.8 × 11.4 cm (6 5/8 × 4 1/2 in.)
Two angels hold up the tablet that Pilate ordered to be attached to the cross. According to the
Shrine and Shroud: Textiles in Illuminated Manuscripts (June 28 to October 2, 2005)
- The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 28 to October 2, 2005