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Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line initial, border with grotesques and coat of arms.

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Title
Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line initial, border with grotesques and coat of arms.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Horae

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1470 (Approximate)
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 149
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Arms of first owner f. 13. Felix M. Warburg collection, bequeathed 1937.
Content: De Ricci, 1849. De Ricci, Supplement, 330. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: 16 long lines (17 in calendar), ruled in red.
Content: Parchment
Content: 6 full page miniatures. In borders around miniatures are found human and grotesque figures.
Content: 3-line and 4-line red or blue initials on opposite color fields with gold decoration. 1-line and 2-line gold initials on red and blue fields. Red, blue and gold line fillers. Rubrics. Yellow daubs as placemarkers.
Content: De Ricci places this manuscript in France; Dr. Guest places it in Flanders. De Ricci dates this manuscript to ca. 1470, Dr. Guest to ca. 1460.
Content: At least 2, with second on ff. 119v-122v,
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fbd70e10-c5cc-012f-74c3-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1470: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line initial, border with grotesques and coat of arms." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1470. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e888-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line initial, border with grotesques and coat of arms." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e888-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1470). Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line initial, border with grotesques and coat of arms. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e888-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line initial, border with grotesques and coat of arms.