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Full-page miniature of the Annunciation to the Shepherds.

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Title
Full-page miniature of the Annunciation to the Shepherds.
Collection

Horae.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1500 (Approximate)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 006
Topics
Jesus Christ -- Nativity
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): 00c7e050-c6e1-012f-cbff-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1500: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Full-page miniature of the Annunciation to the Shepherds." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1500. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaa5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Full-page miniature of the Annunciation to the Shepherds." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaa5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1500). Full-page miniature of the Annunciation to the Shepherds. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaa5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Full-page miniature of the Annunciation to the Shepherds.