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Miniature of Virgin and Child, opening of French text.

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

Book of Hours, use of Paris]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1499
Place Term: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 37
Topics
Jesus Christ
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint
Angels
Borders (Ornament Areas)
Flowers -- 1400-1499
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 : J. Lenox collection.

Content : 1-line gold iniitals on red and blue fields. 2- and 3-line blue and red initials on gold fields. Rubrics. Border designs. Red, blue and gold linefillers.

Content : 15 long lines per page (17 in calendar), ruled in light red pencil. Occasional catchword visible.

Content : 7 miniatures.

Content : De Ricci dates it to the 15th century, Dr. Guest to the second half of the 15th century.

Content : De Ricci, 1321. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 4f1e3380-c5cb-012f-bd0c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of Virgin and Child, opening of French text." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e480-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of Virgin and Child, opening of French text." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e480-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Miniature of Virgin and Child, opening of French text. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e480-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Miniature of Virgin and Child, opening of French text.