Christmas card pack with illustration of the Flight into Egypt, from an illuminated manuscript by the Master of Martainville. From the collection of the Fitzwilliam Museum, brought to you by CuratingCambridge.co.uk

Flight into Egypt - Christmas card pack

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The Master of Martainville, Flight into Egypt (detail), c. 1150-99

A Biblical scene taken from a miniature from a Book of Hours, depicting the Flight into Egypt from the Gospel of Matthew. The Fitzwilliam Museum has a superb collection of medieval illuminated manuscripts, many of which take the form of devotional books with intricate illustrations such as this one. 

Product details:

  • Pack of ten cards with envelopes
  • Card size: 10 x 10 cm
  • Greetings inside: Best wishes for Christmas and the New Year
  • Printed in the UK on carbon balanced paper through the World Land Trust

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