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Unformatted text preview: no presence of a real body under the garment, all reduced to pattern Matthew Writing his Gospel, Lindisfarne Gospel Book, Lindisfarne, c. 715-720 CE, ink and tempera on vellum Colophon= inscription in a manuscript typically on the last page that provides information on the manuscript Contains the first 4 books of the new testament Before 800 CE, because of the great cost, very few full bibles were found in full, normally single books are found In terms of decoration, each gospel is preceeded by full page paintings, the author portrait 20:38 20:38...
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