Silos Apocalypse

Silos Apocalypse

C023/6128 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 58.7MB

Downloadable file size: 20.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Woman on the seven-headed beast, Whole folio Book of Revelation, chapter 17, 3-13, beginning with initial 'E', a hand holding a branch with two foliate motifs and palm leaf. The richly attired woman is sitting side-saddl; her jewellery is suggested by her long gown decorated with rhombuse; and on her head is a large ribbed headdress. She grasps the beast's reins in her right hand, while holding up the cup of abominations in her left. The seven heads represent seven mountains and seven kings Image taken from Silos Apocalypse. Originally published in Spain Silo; 1109. Author St Beatus of Liebana, Illustrated by Petrus.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: alphabet, artwork, beast, beatus of liebana, dominicus1109, female, females, illustration, initial, latin, mythical beast, petrus, religion, silos apocalypse, text, woman, women, written language

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.