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Opening of text and music. Partial border design. Historiated initial showing copyist at work. Red and black initials. Rubrics.

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

Gradual.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: late 15th century
Place Term: Haarlem
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 92
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 : Ascribed to monastery of Augustinian friars in Haarlem. Given in 1883 by J.J. Astor.

Content : De Ricci, 1329. Wustefeld article. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : Six lines of text and six lines of music per page, ruled in red and brown pencil.

Content : Parchment

Content : 8 large historiated initials; miniatures; borders showing animals, humans etc.

Content : Red, blue and black initials, rubrics. Border designs.

Content : On f. 306v the scribe, Leonardus de Aquisgrano, tells us that he began this book in 1493 and finished it on the feast of St. Cecilia, 1494.

Citation/reference: De Ricci 1329.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: f7f55410-c5cb-012f-e62e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text and music. Partial border design. Historiated initial showing copyist at work. Red and black initials. Rubrics." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e65b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text and music. Partial border design. Historiated initial showing copyist at work. Red and black initials. Rubrics." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e65b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text and music.  Partial border design.  Historiated initial showing copyist at work.  Red and black initials.  Rubrics.