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Opening of text with large engraved initial of the Annunciation. Red slashes as placemarkers.

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Names
Schlapperitzi, Cunradus (Author)
Collection

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

Bible History]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1445
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 104
Topics
Archangels
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Annunciation
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 : Quaritch, 1874. Lenox collection.

Content : About 180 colored drawings showing Old Testament scenes. At opening of main text, woodcut initial showing the Annunciation.

Content : According to a note in the dossier, one of the illustrations is dated 1445. The note does not indicate which folio this date is on.

Content : Colored flowers in some borders. Red initials, red and blue puzzle initials. Rubrics, red placemarkers. Some border designs have suffered losses through trimming.

Content : De Ricci, 1331. Library dossier.

Content : There are occasional pencil foliations throughout, of which only some are correct.

Content: Up to 40 lines in two columns.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 1f360450-c5cc-012f-9f63-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1445: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text with large engraved initial of the Annunciation. Red slashes as placemarkers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1445. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e6b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text with large engraved initial of the Annunciation. Red slashes as placemarkers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e6b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1445). Opening of text with large engraved initial of the Annunciation. Red slashes as placemarkers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e6b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text with large engraved initial of the Annunciation.  Red slashes as placemarkers.