Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :The Golden Legend. [ca 1869]
Reference Number: A-147-009
St John writing his Gospel, with a background of a lake and castle and a border of flowers and birds. Also a transcript of Longfellow's poem "The golden legend" The view of St John is described as an "imitation of an illuminated manuscript of the 15th century". It includes the the opening page of the Gospel according to St John in Latin.
1 image, categorised under Illuminations, Watercolours and Ink drawings, related to Alfred Walter Francis Fuller, Charles Heaphy, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Bible. N.T. John. Latin, John, the Apostle, Saint, Eagles, Christian art and symbolism, Peafowl, Dragons, Illumination of books and manuscripts, Writing and Flowers.
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :The Golden Legend. [ca 1869], Reference Number A-147-009 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour illustrating four-page transcript of poem. Vertical imageSingle art work
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