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Text with initial; miniature of Courage.

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Title
Text with initial; miniature of Courage.
Names
Giraldus, Cambrensis (1146?-1223?) (Author)
Collection

Liber de instructione principum.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1475 - 1499
Place: [Bourges?] France
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 076
Topics
Courage
Castles & palaces
Notes
Content: Foliation is incorrect, as it skips the first four folios, thus going to only 104. Here, correct and existing foliation will be given. f.1 has paper page pasted to the outside.
Ownership: Label with unidentified engraved coat of arms on f. i (verso). Purchased for Spencer and accessioned 1947.
Content: Dictionary Catalog. Library dossier.
Content: Blue and gold initials and placemarkers with red or black penwork. Larger blue and red initials on painted fields, accompanying miniatures.
Content: Dated ca. 1450 in dossier and catalog.
Content: Catalog attributes this work to Geraldus de Bari, or Geraldus Cambrensis (1146-1221). Note in dossier comments that while this is identified as Joannes Wallensis' "Breviloquium" it is rather an anonymous work which was printed with the "Breviloquium."
Content: Four full-page miniatures representing the four cardinal virtues.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 08792d80-c621-012f-2641-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1475: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Text with initial; miniature of Courage." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1475 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e92c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Text with initial; miniature of Courage." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e92c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1475 - 1499). Text with initial; miniature of Courage. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e92c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Text with initial; miniature of Courage.