Master of the *Registrum Gregorii*: Pope Gregory in pontificals, c. 985

Master of the *Registrum Gregorii*: Pope Gregory in pontificals, c. 985

An early depiction of someone reading: Pope Gregory I with a scribe at work behind him. The ‘Gregory Master’ or Master of the Registrum Gregorii was an anonymous Ottonian illuminator. The extant miniatures by his hand probably belonged to a manuscript containing letters of Pope Gregory I.

 

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