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The Assumption of the Virgin:Solomon
The Assumption of the Virgin:Solomon
Crowned King Solomon holds a banner with a line from the Song of Songs, which Christians interpreted as referring to the Virgin Mary: Q[ue] e[st] ista q[ue] ascend[it] p[er] desertu[m] (Who is she who goes up by the desert).


Unknown
German, Hildesheim, about 1170s
Tempera colors, gold leaf, silver leaf, and ink on parchment
11 1/8 x 7 7/16 in.
MS. 64, FOL. 145V