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The Lindisfarne Gospels is an illuminated Latin manuscript of the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, produced in Lindisfarne Northumbria in the late 7th century or early 8th century

St Jerome and St John the Baptist by Masaccio, 1428

Plaque with the Symbol of the Evangelist John Date: ca. 1100 Geography: Made in, Conques, France Culture: French Medium: Copper: cut and gilt; champlevé and cloisonné enamel: black, lapis and lavender blue, turquoise, green, red, white, pinkish white. Dimensions: Overall: 4 x 2 3/8 x 1/8in. (10.1 x 6.1 x 0.3cm) Classification: Enamels Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number: 17.190.429

St Mark the Evangelist; painting; icon; 1650-1700; Karelia

Christ the Bridegroom: The icon depicts Christ as the Bridegroom of the Church, bearing the marks of his suffering, yet preparing the way for a marriage feast in his Kingdom. He is dressed in the icon according to the mockery of the Roman guards just prior to his crucifixion. The crown - a symbol of his marriage to the Church. The rope - a symbol of bondage to sin and death which was loosed with Christ's death on the Cross. The reed - a symbol of his humility ~ αγιογράφος Σοφία Παπάζογλου

Plaque with the Symbol of the Evangelist Mark Date: ca. 1100 Geography: Made in, Conques, France Culture: French Medium: Copper: cut and gilt; champlevé and cloisonné enamel: black, lapis and lavender blue, turquoise, green, red, white, pinkish white. Dimensions: Overall: 4 x 2 7/16 x 1/8in. (10.1 x 6.2 x 0.3cm) Accession Number: 17.190.426 Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Eagle of St. John the Evangelist - Andrei Rublev

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