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† Artwork: You shall draw the waters with joy from the Saviourís fountains
† 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). Isaiah 12:3: A kneeling figure looks up to Christ and points at a man who draws water issuing from the foot of the crucifix. Christ looks out from Heaven towards a lamb and crucifix. The crucifix and lamb are not mentioned in the text, but are an interpretation of the word "saviour".
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† Subject: Israel's Praise for the Lord's Salvation
Christ in Various Compositions
The Lamb of God in Various Compositions


† Hosts: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections †[IMAGE]