If that drawing was made by Lucifer himself, he apparently wasn’t much of an artist. 

Daily Mail – The Codex Gigas is the largest surviving medieval manuscript in the world. […]

Inside is a menacing full-page colour image of the Devil, leading many to believe the pages themselves are cursed. […]

Legend has it that a monk from the Middle Ages was sentenced to being walled up alive for breaking his monastic vows.

To avoid punishment, the monk promised to write, in a single night, a book containing all human knowledge.

As midnight approached, the monk became desperate and turned to Lucifer for help, offering to make a pact to finish the book in exchange for his soul.

Lucifer agreed and signed the work by adding a self-portrait of himself. In the colourful image, he is placed against an empty landscape framed by two large towers.

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