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Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist. Other figures in border design.

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Title
Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist. Other figures in border design.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Book of Hours, use of Paris

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 44
Topics
Eagles
John, the Apostle, Saint
Beast of the Apocalypse
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.
Content: 18 long lines per page (17 in calendar). Ruled in red pencil. Small gold initials on red and blue fields; larger red and blue initials on gold. Border designs (full and partial borders); red and blue linefillers, "rubrics" in blue. Minatures.
Content: Binding very tight; photos chosen from front and back to avoid damaging it during photography.
Content: Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Citation/reference: De Ricci, 1322.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5ebd9090-c5cb-012f-6bda-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1490: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist. Other figures in border design." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1490 - 1510. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist. Other figures in border design." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1490 - 1510). Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist. Other figures in border design. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist. Other figures in border design.