Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Adult Coloring Pages: Crucifixion from St. Gall Gospels

Click to enlarge. This is the crucifixion page from this rare book of codex;
 there are only twelve pages of illustration from these Gospels.
Coloring Page Description: Christ crucified, Roman soldiers, bitter, angels, Irish Bible manuscripts

The St. Gall Gospel Book or Codex Sangallensis 51 is an 8th-century Insular Gospel Book, written either in Ireland or by Irish monks in the Abbey of St. Gall in Switzerland, where it is now in the Abbey library of St. Gallen as MS 51. It has 134 folios (so 268 pages). Amongst its 12 illustrated pages are a Crucifixion, a Last Judgement, a Chi Rho monogram page, a carpet page, and Evangelist portraits. Read more...
Don't forget to drag the png. into a Word Document an enlarge the image as much as possible before printing it folks. If you have a question about this adult coloring page, just type into the comment box located directly below this post and I'll try to get back to you as soon as I can.

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