Pentecost, by a follower of Willem Vrelant.
Bruges, c. 1470. Single leaf, 165 x 127 mm, three quarter border in intertwined designs of gold stars and black dots; blue, mauve, and gold acanthus swirls; flowers in pink and red, and a miniature of Pentecost. Cropped, otherwise fine. Fine miniature in a rectangular arched border of acanthus leaves in yellow and gray on a green stem against a black background. Mary in blue robes in the center, below the Dove; arched windows opening on three sides against a dark gray background with two apostles in the foreground, one kneeling in a mauve dress and one in gray with gilt haloes.
(Item Id: 108651)