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Van Limburg brothers: The Healing of a Possessed

Van Limburg brothers 1375 – 1416

The Healing of a Possessed

illuminated manuscript — 1413-16 Museum Musée Condé, Chantilly

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This work is linked to Mark 1:25

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Folio 166r of Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry: the exorcism. The possessed is held by his mother, while Jesus speaks. The small black dragon is the evil spirit that leaves the boy's head.

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Title: Van Limburg brothers: The Healing of a Possessed
Author / citation: here
First published: 27 September 2005
Last modified: 25 July 2011