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Guglielmo Giraldi
Italian, Ferrara, about 1469
Tempera colors, gold paint, and gold leaf on parchment

4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.
MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 159V

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An assembly of richly robed saints introduces prayers addressed to the congregation of all the saints. The group includes Saint Peter with a book and the key to the Church, Saint Paul with a book and a sword, and a virgin martyr with a palm leaf, the symbol of victory over death.