Folio from an Armenian Manuscript: Jesus Descends to Hell

Historical period(s)
ca. 1500
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
H x W (overall): 27 x 19 cm (10 5/8 x 7 1/2 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Detached manuscript folio

Armenia, Christianity, hell, Henri Vever collection, Jesus Christ, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Sophie Curtil. L'Art par 1001 Mains. Milan and Paris. .
Collection Area(s)
Biblical Manuscripts
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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