nikolaus glockendon


Nikolaus Glockendon I

Armorial Bearings of the Cardinal

Germany (1524)

Illumination on Parchment (full page), 385 x 280 mm.

Missal of Cardinal Albrecht von Brandenburg (572 ff.). Folio 7 sup v .
Full page: Armorial bearings of the Cardinal with Saint Maurice and
Saint Mary Magdalene.

The Image of the Black in Western Art Research Project and Photo Archive, W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research, Harvard University

I know that she’s got a halo, but it REALLY looks like a spaceman helmet and i LOVE IT