David and the Temple singers

David and the Temple singers

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Caption: David and the Temple singers, Whole folio The Psalter. David and the Temple singers.The singers are carrying allegorical flowers, beneath visions of the Passion, the sufferings of the martyrs and the destruction of Jerusalem. David's harp lies beside him. Psalm 68, with decorated initial 'S'. Borders of trompe l'oeil decoration with flowers and insects Image taken from Isabella Breviary. Originally published in S. Netherlands Bruges?; circa 1490-1497. Illustrated by Master of the Dresden Prayer Book.

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