Lisbon, Arquivo Nacional da Torre do Tombo, Cod. 160

Beatus of Liébana - Lorvao Codex Facsimile Edition

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The most complete codex of the manuscripts that belong to the oldest pictorial tradition of the Beatus (Family 1). Many of its illustrations constitute the only surviving evidence of this original tradition. Unique for its fluorescent colors.

For more information on the Beatus model, read our blog article by Amy R. Miller (PhD, Medieval Art History, University of Toronto).

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Bound in leather over wooden boards with bronze hinges and clasps.

We have 1 facsimile edition of the manuscript "Beatus of Liébana - Lorvao Codex": Beato de Liébana, códice de Lorvao facsimile edition, published by Patrimonio Ediciones, 2003

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Beato de Liébana, códice de Lorvao

Valencia: Patrimonio Ediciones, 2003

  • Commentary (Spanish) by Klein, Peter K.
  • Limited Edition: 999 copies
  • Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Beatus of Liébana - Lorvao Codex: the facsimile attempts to replicate the look-and-feel and physical features of the original document; pages are trimmed according to the original format; the binding might not be consistent with the current document binding.

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