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center right in brown ink: LXIV.; creatures in image numbered .1., .2., .3., and .4.
Facing page: upper center in brown ink: Lingent gentes pulverem sicut serpentes: velut reptile / terrae proturbabuntur de Aedibus suis. Micheas.7. (“They shall lick the dust like serpents, as the creeping things of the earth, they shall be disturbed in their houses.” Micah 7:17) (Latin Vulgate Bible); lower center in blue/black ink: Omnis TERRA adoret te, et psallet tibi: / Psalmum dicat nomini tuo. ps.65 (“Let all the earth adore you, and sing to you; let it sing a psalm to your name.” Psalms 65:4) (Latin Vulgate Bible)


Emperor Rudolph of Austria; Lessing J. Rosenwald, Alverthorpe, PA; gift to NGA, 1987.

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