John and the Book of Revelation

These images are intended for class use only.

 

 

"In principium" page from the Gospel of John in the Book of Kells. Irish, ca. 800.

 

John writing. French, late 13th C.

 

 

John writing.

 

 

Taymouth Hours, English, 1325-40. Above, the owner (probably Joan of England) is presented to Christ by the Virgin. Below, scenes of Heaven and Hell. British Library, London, Yates Thompson ms.13.

 

 

 

The Grandes Heures of Jean de Berry. French, 1409. Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, ms. lat. 919.

 

 

Detail from the Grandes Heures; Jean de Berry being received into Heaven by St Peter.

Hildegard

Hell

Architecture and Stained Glass

 


This page is eternally under construction. Please send questions or comments to Maud McInerney. October 7. 2002.