Paris Psalter - Isaiah.
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Title:Paris Psalter - Isaiah
Notes:The prophet Isaiah receives his commission from God, flanked by Night with her "cloak of night" on the left and dawn as a young child holding fire. This manuscript represents the height of the Macedonian renaissance, when classical practice was brought to the service of Christianity.
Date:10th century
Building:Bibliothèque nationale de France
Object/Function:Manuscript illumination

Person as Subject:Isaiah (Biblical figure)
General Subject:Psalter

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Attribution:Paris Psalter - Isaiah, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved March 29, 2023]. Original source:
Record Number:54590 Last Updated: 2021-02-16 20:27:43 Record Created: 2011-05-30 15:30:29
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition