Miniature of Flight into Egypt; border dated 1544 in small plaques on the outer margins.

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Title
Miniature of Flight into Egypt; border dated 1544 in small plaques on the outer margins.
Additional title: Miniature of Flight into Egypt, initials, rubric, linefillers. Border dated 1544.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Hours (Rome Use)

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1544
Place: Southern Netherlands
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 60
Topics
Jesus Christ -- Flight into Egypt
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Made for the otherwise unknown kneeling cleric in the image on f.115v. Owned (1582) by Quentin Tollenaere (de Tolnare) and his wife Marie de Cambry (f. 1). R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.
Content: 17 long lines per page, ruled in red. Some prickings still visible.
Content: 2 scribes?, with second beginning on f. 116
Content: Both De Ricci and Dr. Guest date this to ca. 1500. Border on ff. 82v-83 is dated 1544.
Content: De Ricci, 1324. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: Many full page miniatures, and smaller portraits of saints and evangelists.
Content: Parchment
Content: Very elaborate and varying border decoration. Large gold initials on blue/green/red/etc. fields. Small gold initials on red and blue fields. Rubrics and linefillers.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 84706e40-c5cb-012f-435b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1544: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1544). Miniature of Flight into Egypt; border dated 1544 in small plaques on the outer margins. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e511-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Miniature of Flight into Egypt; border dated 1544 in small plaques on the outer margins.