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Heinrich Sleeping and Saint Hedwig Praying; Heinrich and Saint Hedwig with Their Children
Silesia, Poland (Place Created)
Tempera colors, colored washes, and ink on parchment
Ms. Ludwig XI 7 (83.MN.126), fol. 11
Leaf: 34.1 × 24.8 cm (13 7/16 × 9 3/4 in.)
The images on this page and its facing counterpart present Hedwig as a dutiful daughter, wife, and mother who was also devoted to a life of intense prayer and chastity. On the opposite page, Hedwig appears first with her parents and siblings and then as a bride. On the
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