The Beatus of La Seu d’Urgell


The Beatus of La Seu d’Urgell

Date: Late 10th century 

Place of Production: Rioja(?) 

Description: This remarkable book was produced in somewhat mysterious circumstances – no reference to or hint of the author, date or place of production survives. It is full of illustrations, some of the most impressive of which depict the Apocalypse, and the Commentary of Daniel. 

Held at: Musei Diocesá de La Seu d’Urgell

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