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King David.
Additional title: Miniature of King David playing his harp. 2-line gold initial on blue field.
Poyer, Jean (fl. 1465-1503) (Artist)

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Hours, use of Rome]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1485 - 1499
Place: Tours?
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 151
David, King of Israel
Ownership: Felix M. Warburg collection, bequeathed 1937.
Content: 15 miniatures.
Content: 18 long lines, ruled in red pen.
Content: 2-line and 1-line gold initials on alternating blue and red fields. Rubrics and linefillers. Daubs of pale yellow as placemarkers.
Content: Both De Ricci and Dr. Guest date this manuscript to ca. 1490.
Content: De Ricci, 1850. De Ricci, Supplement, 330. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: Jean Bourdichon, closely related to
Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0742a840-c5cd-012f-ab2d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1465: Creator Born
  • 1485: Created (Approximate)
  • 1503: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "King David." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1485 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e898-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "King David." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e898-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1485 - 1499). King David. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e898-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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King David.