Virgin and Child.

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Title
Virgin and Child.
Additional title: Full-page miniature of the Virgin and the Infant Jesus.
Collection

Horae.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1500 (Approximate)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 006
Topics
Jesus Christ
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint
Genres
Manuscripts, Medieval
Notes
Ownership: Sold by Lilly to H. Huth (1880); A.H. Hugh sale (Sotheby's, 1913) to Leighton. L.C. Harper. Acquired for Spencer from Harper, 1919.
Content: De Ricci, 1336. Library dossier.
Content: 21 long lines per page, ruled in red ink. A few quire signatures and catchwords visible. Quaternions seem to be the norm.
Content: Parchment
Content: 2 double-page miniatures and 34 single-page miniatures; animals appear in some border designs.
Content: Initials and rubrics; border designs with floreate scrolls, flowers, fruits; Roman capitals; linefillers.
Content: Jean Colombe, related to ?
Content: Bourges workshop connected with Colombe family?
Content: 1
Physical Description
Miniatures (Illuminations)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 04d4bc40-c6e1-012f-2e94-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1500: Created
  • 2012: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Virgin and Child." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1500. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Virgin and Child." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1500). Virgin and Child. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Virgin and Child.