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Opening of main text, initial with Annunciation, small initial, rubrics and border design with two roundels containing portrait of Virgin and Child, and "Yhs".

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Title
Opening of main text, initial with Annunciation, small initial, rubrics and border design with two roundels containing portrait of Virgin and Child, and "Yhs".
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Book of Hours, use of Rome

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1500 - 1525
Place: Italy?
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 83
Topics
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13887), bequeathed 1892.
Content: De Ricci, 1328. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: 1-line and 2-line blue and red initials; 2-line have opposing penwork. Extensive border design f. 8 in many colors. 8-line blue initial on gold field. Occasional 5-line gold initials on red and blue fields. Occasional design in left border. Rubrics.
Content: De Ricci places this manuscript in southern France or northern Italy; Dr. Guest places it tentatively in Italy? Date on last folio is 11 November 1511.
Content: 1 scribe?
Content: 1511 November 11
Content: 16 long lines per page (32 in calendar), ruled in pencil, catchwords visible.
Content: Parchment
Content: Two illuminated initials and figure of Mary and Christ in border, f. 8.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c9417f00-c5cb-012f-f6f6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1500: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of main text, initial with Annunciation, small initial, rubrics and border design with two roundels containing portrait of Virgin and Child, and "Yhs"." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1500 - 1525. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e5d3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of main text, initial with Annunciation, small initial, rubrics and border design with two roundels containing portrait of Virgin and Child, and "Yhs"." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e5d3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1500 - 1525). Opening of main text, initial with Annunciation, small initial, rubrics and border design with two roundels containing portrait of Virgin and Child, and "Yhs". Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e5d3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of main text, initial with Annunciation, small initial, rubrics and border design with two roundels containing portrait of Virgin and Child, and "Yhs".