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Leaf with pen-flourish decoration

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Leaf with pen-flourish decoration

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1475 - 1499
Place: Delft? Netherlands
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 31
Ownership: Owned by Jacques Rosenthal; afterwards in collection of Joseph Martini. Purchased for Spencer at Martini sale, 1934.
Content: 1 hand, plus noting hands on last 2 folios
Content: 16 long lines per page (18 lines in calendar), ruled in light red pencil, prickings visible.
Content: 6-line and 3-line gold, blue or pink initials on gold, blue and pink fields. 2-line and 1-line alternating blue and gold initials with red and purple penwork. Rubrics, pale yellow daubs as placemarkers.
Content: Classmark formerly De Ricci Ms. 31
Content: De Ricci, 1320. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: Dr. Guest places this in Holland. Both Guest and De Ricci date it to ca. 1450.
Content: Needlework attached to verso of f. ii; six illuminated initials. Animal figure in border, f. 13.
Content: Parchment
Content: Splendor of the Word, PBL # 69.2
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 40360450-c5cb-012f-cd7a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1475 - 1499). Leaf with pen-flourish decoration Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ff20-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Leaf with pen-flourish decoration