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Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children.

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Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.

Biblia.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1300 - 1399
Place Term: Italy
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 18
Notes
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : Duke of Sussex collection; his sale (1844) to Rodd; Lenox collection.

Content : De Ricci, 1318. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : 55 lines in two columns, ruled in pencil.

Content : Parchment

Content : Some illuminated initials include stylized animal figures.

Content : Large painted initials in many colors at opening of each book. 2-line and 3-line red and blue initials with opposing penwork extending far into borders. Name of book and chapter number in red and blue. Red daubs as placemarkers. Rubrics.

Content: De Ricci dates this to the 14th century; Dr. Guest to the 13th or 14th centuries.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 1c3e77a0-c5cb-012f-b96d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1300: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1300 - 1399). Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children.