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Miniature of the Annunciation with the Virgin reading a book (in a chemise binding?).

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Title
Miniature of the Annunciation with the Virgin reading a book (in a chemise binding?).
Names
Master of the Dunois Hours (Illuminator)
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Hours, use of Paris]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Place: Paris
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 26
Topics
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Annunciation
Gabriel (Archangel)
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Owned 15th century by "Janne la Cavilliere demourant a Paris assez prez de la port de Baudez." Owned 18th century by Dom Innocenzio Gil. R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13844), bequeathed 1892.
Content: 16-17 long lines (17 in calendar) ruled in red pencil, catchwords visible.
Content: 2 scribes?, incl. secondary hand on f. 170
Content: 3-line red and blue initials on gold fields; 1- and 2-line gold initials on red and blue fields. Border designs of vines, leaves, flowers and fruit. Rubrics. Yellow daubs as placemarkers. Red, blue and gold linefillers.
Content: 5 miniatures.
Content: De Ricci, 1319. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: Paper has been pasted to the outer sides of the first and last folios.
Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 314c1ad0-c5cb-012f-bb25-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of the Annunciation with the Virgin reading a book (in a chemise binding?)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1440 - 1460. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e42e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of the Annunciation with the Virgin reading a book (in a chemise binding?)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e42e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1440 - 1460). Miniature of the Annunciation with the Virgin reading a book (in a chemise binding?). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e42e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Miniature of the Annunciation with the Virgin reading a book (in a chemise binding?).