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Leo Bible (Reg. gr. 1, f. 461v): Job, his companions and his wife

Artist name: Unknown artist

Job’s three companions, wearing royal clothing, approach Job, who sits naked and emaciated. His wife stands near him, covering part of her face and holding out a stick.

Source: Job 2:11

Technique: Color illumination

Location: Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vatican

Date: 900