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The Holy Trinity Enthroned:Sanctus on right side
The Holy Trinity Enthroned:Sanctus on right side
The artist painted "Sanctus" as if the words were coming out of the angels' mouths and flowing towards the image of the Trinity in the center. On the right, Horenbout wrote the words backwards and reversed so they move toward the center.


Master of James IV of Scotland
Flemish, Ghent or Mechelen, about 1510 - 1520
Tempera colors, gold, and ink on parchment
9 1/8 x 6 9/16 in.
MS. LUDWIG IX 18, FOL. 10V