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Descent into Hell

A miniature showing Jesus Christ in the act of freeing Adam and Eve from Hell, an episode alluded to in the New Testament and expanded upon in the apocrypha, typically featuring him in the act of trampling over Satan or a personifiaction of Bärbanos (Hell) .

Bibliography

Anastasis. Kartsonis, A. D. 1986. Anastasis: The Making of an Image (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1986). Chojnacki, S. 2009. Christ’s Resurrection in Ethiopian Painting, Orientalia Christiana Analecta, 282 (Roma: Pontificio Istituto Orientale, 2009).

There are 24 resources that contain the exact keyword: AT1008Descent
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FSUor18 Frankfurt, Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg, Frankfurt Ms. or. 18 mss
BLorient481 London, British Library, BL Orient 481 mss
EMIP00036 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 11 mss
EMIP00037 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 12 mss
EMIP00034 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 9 mss
EMIP00109 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Alwan Codex 4 mss
EMIP00054 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 29 mss
EMIP00094 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Weiner Codex 10 mss
EMIP00080 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 39 (Weiner Codex 153) mss
EMIP00087 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Weiner Codex 4 mss
EMIP00078 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 37 (Weiner Codex 151) mss
EMIP00050 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 25 mss
EMIP00044 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 19 mss
EMIP00051 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 26 (Weiner Codex 150) mss
EMIP00079 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 38 (Weiner Codex 152) mss
EMIP00048 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 23 (Weiner Codex 158) mss
EMIP00049 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 24 mss
EMIP00061 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 31 mss
EMIP00088 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Weiner Codex 5 mss
EMIP00106 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Alwan Codex 1 mss
EMIP00111 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Weiner Codex 20 mss
EMIP00064 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 34 mss
EMIP00070 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Marwick Codex 22 mss
EMIP00039 Portland, Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Eliza Codex 14 mss
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