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Miniature of David, with scene of killing of Goliath in margin.

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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 46
Topics
Prayer
David, King of Israel
Goliath (Biblical giant)
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 : Erased inscription at end: "Ces presentes heures appartiennent. . . fille. . . Breton 1696. Last belonged to Sir Alexander Campbell. R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.

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

Content : De Ricci, 1322. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : Miniatures. Borders often have animal or grotesque figures.

Content : Parchment

Content: Small gold initials on red and blue fields; some larger blue and red initials. Red and blue linefillers. Rubrics. All folios have outside borders decorated; some have full borders.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 644f1120-c5cb-012f-52e4-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of David, with scene of killing of Goliath in margin." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4bb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of David, with scene of killing of Goliath in margin." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4bb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Miniature of David, with scene of killing of Goliath in margin. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4bb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Miniature of David, with scene of killing of Goliath in margin.