Biblical Subject   |   Biblical Text   |   Artist   |   Word
  Artwork: He has distributed, he has given to the poor
  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 112:9: The just man wears a golden circlet and carries a golden horn. Giving clothes is not mentioned in the text but clothing the naked was one of the virtues enjoined by the Rule of St. Benedict
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  Subject: 112: Blessed Is the Man Who Fears the Lord


  Hosts: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections  [IMAGE]