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Historiated initial with the Archangel Michael; partial border, initial and rubrics.

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Title
Historiated initial with the Archangel Michael; partial border, initial and rubrics.
Collection

Officium Beatae Mariae Virginis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1499
Place: Flanders
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 046
Topics
Michael (Archangel)
Devil
Notes
Ownership: Purchased from S. Lee Wolff's, Inc., Chicago, and accessioned in 1942. (De Ricci says presented in 1941 by Mrs. Edward S. Harkness)
Content: Due to tightness of binding, images are from front and back of manuscript.
Content: Floreate borders. 2-line gold initials on red/blue fields. 1-line gold and blue initials with red/blue penwork. Larger blue and red initials on gold fields. Rubrics.
Content: Guillaume Vrelant, workshop of
Content: Parchment
Content: Suggestion of artist from Dr. J.H. Plummer. Missing miniatures: in this ms. all miniatures have facing pages, and 6 facing pages are without miniatures; also gaps in text. Date: latest saint mentioned is Catherine of Siena, canonized 1461.
Content: 1
Content: 15 long lines per page, ruled faintly in black ink.
Content: 8 full-page miniatures (6 miniatures may have been lost). 20 historiated initials.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 333. Library dossier.
Content: Artist: workshop of Guillaume Vrelant.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8d725e40-c619-012f-62bd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Historiated initial with the Archangel Michael; partial border, initial and rubrics." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Historiated initial with the Archangel Michael; partial border, initial and rubrics." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Historiated initial with the Archangel Michael; partial border, initial and rubrics. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Historiated initial with the Archangel Michael; partial border, initial and rubrics.