Anointing of David.
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Title:Anointing of David
Notes:The significant manuscript known as the Paris Psalter consists of 449 leaves with 14 illuminations created in a style that is more classical than Byzantine. It represents the high artistic achievements of the Macedonian Renaissance.
Date:10th century
Building:Bibliothèque nationale de France
Object/Function:Manuscript illumination

Person as Subject:David, King of Israel
Samuel (Biblical judge)
Lectionary links:BProp09

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Attribution:Anointing of David, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved April 21, 2018]. Original source:
Record Number:55312 Last Updated: 2012-04-26 13:47:32 Record Created: 2012-04-16 18:08:58
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition