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Royal 2 B VII f. 242 Gethsemane and St Agatha
Gethsemane and St Agatha
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Description: Miniature of four scenes at Gethsemane in quatrefoils, in which (top left) Christ addresses the three disciples; (top right) Christ finds the disciples sleeping, (bottom left) Christ prays and an angel appears to him, and (bottom right) Christ finds the disciples sleeping from grief, with a bas-de-page scene of Agatha having her breasts torn away by two men using pincers, with a decorated initial 'B'(eati). 
Origin: England (London/Westminster or East Anglia?) 
Attribution: Queen Mary Master 


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