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

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Names
Master of the Dunois Hours (Illuminator)
Collection

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

Hours, use of Paris]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Place Term: Paris
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 26
Topics
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Annunciation
Gabriel (Archangel)
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 : 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
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 314c1ad0-c5cb-012f-bb25-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

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

Chicago/Turabian Format

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 May 27, 2015. 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?).