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Emperor Constantine Praying in a Church; Sophia Plagued by Wicked Spirits; Through a Dream God Orders Constantine to Find Anthony's Remains; Bishop Theophile Leaving for Egypt

Object Details

Title:

Emperor Constantine Praying in a Church; Sophia Plagued by Wicked Spirits; Through a Dream God Orders Constantine to Find Anthony's Remains; Bishop Theophile Leaving for Egypt

Artist/Maker:

Master of the Brussels Romuléon or workshop (Flemish, active about 1465)

Culture:

Flemish

Place:

Brussels (probaby), Belgium; Bruges (or), Belgium (Place Created)

Date:

about 1465–1470

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig XI 8 (83.MN.127), fol. 10v

Dimensions:

Leaf: 24.8 × 17.6 cm (9 3/4 × 6 15/16 in.)

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Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Byzantium and the West (September 14 to December 5, 2004)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), September 14 to December 5, 2004
Illuminated Manuscripts from Belgium and the Netherlands (August 24, 2010 to February 6, 2011)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 24, 2010 to February 6, 2011
Education Resources
Education Resources

Education Resource

Subjects

Grades

Format

What's the Story?

Lesson in which students observe how artists use continuous and sequential narratives in three artworks. They illustrate a new narrative and write it.

Visual Arts; English–Language Arts

K-2; 3-5

Two-Part Lesson