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Opening of text, with miniature showing grotesques and border design.

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Title
Opening of text, with miniature showing grotesques and border design.
Collection

Officium Beatae Mariae Virginis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1500 - 1525
Place: Paris
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 047
Notes
Ownership: Coat of arms f. 1v. Presented in 1941 by Mrs. Edward S. Harkness.
Content: 1-line gold initials on blue, red and brown fields. 2-line blue initials on gold and red fields. Blue, gold, red and brown linefillers. Rubrics. Elaborate floreate borders in many colors. Coat of arms f. 1v. Daubs of yellow as placemarkers.
Content: 118 miniatures showing animals and grotesques. f. 35, small miniature of St. Barbara?
Content: 25 long lines per page, ruled faintly in red.
Content: De Ricci dated this ms. to the 15th century; Dr. J.H. Plummer dated it to 1500-10. Dr. Plummer places it in Paris, and notes that it is fragmentary (all large miniatures lost), that it is misbound, and that it is one of a large number of this type.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 333. Library dossier.
Content: Parchment.
Content: Text begins in mid-sentence. Notes in modern hand f. i at end.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 739f4990-c616-012f-40a4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1500: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, with miniature showing grotesques and border design." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1500 - 1525. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec4e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, with miniature showing grotesques and border design." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec4e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1500 - 1525). Opening of text, with miniature showing grotesques and border design. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec4e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text, with miniature showing grotesques and border design.