Evangelist Symbols

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The Lion, the Calf, the Man, and the Eagle from Ezekiel’s vision (1:5–14), interpreted by St Jerome as the symbols of the four gospels, and associated later with the persons of the Evangelists.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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