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The Assumption of the Virgin:Right angel
The Assumption of the Virgin:Right angel
The angel on the right holds a banner with a line reminiscent of the Song of Songs: Ista e[st] speciosa int[er] filias Ier[usalem] (You are beautiful among the daughters of Jerusalem).


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