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Miniature of Funeral Service and facing text page with pen-flourish decoration

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Title
Miniature of Funeral Service and facing text page with pen-flourish decoration
Names
Groote, Gerard (1340-1384) (Compiler)
Collection

Book of Hours.]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1475
Place Term: Netherlands
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 152
Topics
Priests
Funeral rites & ceremonies
Altars
Nuns
Notes
Ownership : Collection of Michael and Albert Linel. Acquired by the city of Frankfurt for the Kunstgewerbemuseum by purchase in 1892; by bequest, 1916. Ms. LM 8 of this museum until deaccessioned in 1953. Purchased for Spencer, 1954.

Content : Dictionary Catalog. Library dossier, especially notes by James Marrow, 1991.

Content : Manuscript is foliated 1-188; according to James Marrow, foliation should be i + 187. Existing foliation used here, for convenience.

Content : 20 long lines per page, ruled in brown ink. Occasional prickings visible.

Content : Parchment

Content : Five full-page miniatures; human figures in borders around miniatures.

Content : 1-line and 2-line red and blue initials. 3-line red and blue initials with elaborate purple and red penwork, with green accents. Large puzzle-style red and blue initials with penwork. Rubrics, red slashes as placemarkers. Border designs.

Content : Master of the Boston City of God

Content : Dated by James Marrow to ca. 1465.

Content : 2 scribes: A, ff. 2-187v; B, f. 188r-v

Content: Splendor of the Word, PBL # 68
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: a72ef650-c618-012f-846f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1340: Creator Born
  • 1384: Creator Died
  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Miniature of Funeral Service and facing text page with pen-flourish decoration