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Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books. A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial.

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Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books.  A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial.

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Title
Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books. A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial.
Names
Boccaccio, Giovanni (1313-1375) (Author)
Collection

Des cleres et nobles femmes

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 (Approximate)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 033
Topics
Women
Genres
Illuminations
Manuscripts
Miniatures (illuminations)
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
French
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ee575140-c6ce-012f-081b-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

  • 1313: Creator Born
  • 1375: Creator Died
  • 1450: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books. A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ee575140-c6ce-012f-081b-58d385a7bc34

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books. A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ee575140-c6ce-012f-081b-58d385a7bc34

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1450). Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books. A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ee575140-c6ce-012f-081b-58d385a7bc34

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<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ee575140-c6ce-012f-081b-58d385a7bc34 | title= (text) Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books. A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial., (1450)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 15, 2021 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Miniature showing Erythraea, wearing a blue gown, turning the page of a manuscript on the lectern of a golden altar decorated with icons and books.  A rich library with ornately clasped books visible. Gothic architectural frame. Border design and initial.