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The miniature of Christ’s Entry into Jerusalem in Medieval Ethiopian Illuminated Manuscripts (Abstract)

Prior to the mid-16th century, Ethiopian illuminated Gospels contained an extensive prefatory cycle illustrating the life of Christ. Amongst these elaborately illustrated prefatory cycles, the only scene that consistently appeared across an opening is Christ’s Entry into Jerusalem. This particular miniature always occupies a prominent placement within the prefatory imagery. Although Continue reading The miniature of Christ’s Entry into Jerusalem in Medieval Ethiopian Illuminated Manuscripts (Abstract)