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Large historiated initial showing the Trinity, on gold field, with three-side border including miniature showing two people before Adrianus, birds, insects, human figures, and flowers.

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Collection

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: fa5418a0-c5cb-012f-e4a3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Large historiated initial showing the Trinity, on gold field, with three-side border including miniature showing two people before Adrianus, birds, insects, human figures, and flowers.