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Opening page of calendar, written in French. Border decoration with grotesque, [f. 2r]

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Title
Opening page of calendar, written in French. Border decoration with grotesque, [f. 2r]
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Book of Hours

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1499
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 50
Topics
Dragons
Church calendar
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: German arms, 16th century, on f. 1v. Owned ca. 1850 by William C. Rowland. R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.
Content: De Ricci dates this to the 15th century, Guest to the second half of the 15th century. Manuscript is not foliated, except f. 95.
Content: 22 miniatures. Some borders contain figures of grotesques. Gold initials on red and blue fields. Larger white and blue initials on red and gold fields. Rubrics; red, blue and gold linefillers. Border designs.
Citation/reference: De Ricci, 1322. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Type of Resource
Text
Text
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Digital Scriptorium 1.0 ID: NYPL MA 050
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6cb16e50-c5cb-012f-8789-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Opening page of calendar, written in French. Border decoration with grotesque Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4d1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening page of calendar, written in French.  Border decoration with grotesque