Biblical Subject   |   Biblical Text   |   Artist   |   Word
  Artwork: Who walks upon the wings of the winds, who makes your angels spirits
  Artist: UNKNOWN; Illustrator of 'St. Albans Psalter', England, first half of 12th century
  Date: First half of the 12th century
  Technique: Miniature
  Location: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections
  Notes: From the "St. Albans Psalter", created at St. Abans Abbey essentially by Geoffrey de Gorham (or Gorron), Abbot of St. Albans (1119-46). Psalms 104:3f.: Christ walks upon the wings of the wind, personified at the bottom of the letter. He blows onto a naked body which he holds in his hands. God's breath transforms angels with the power of the Holy Spirit.
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  Subject: 104: God's Wisdom in the Creation


  Hosts: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections  [IMAGE]