The Girona Beatus
archives, MS. 7) is a 10th century illuminated manuscript
of the Commentary on the Apocalypse by Beatus of Liébana
. The manuscript was commissioned by an abbot named Dominicus about which we have no more information. The scribe
was a priest
named Senior, who wrote in a West Gothic script. The manuscript was illuminated by a monk
named Emeterius and a nun
named Ende. The manuscript was probably created at the monastery
. There are 284 extant folios which measure 400mm by 260mm. The manuscript is copiously illustrated with 184 surviving miniatures.
- Walther, Ingo F. and Norbert Wolf. Codices Illustres: The world's most famous illuminated manuscripts, 400 to 1600. Köln, TASCHEN, 2005.