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Two Marys Discover the Empty Tomb in a Historiated Initial “M”

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, and pen and black ink, on parchment, with gothica textura inscriptions in black ink, verso.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, and pen and black ink, on parchment, with gothica textura inscriptions in black ink, verso.

Date:

1475/99

Artist:

Northern Italian (Milan)
Workshop of Bonfacio Bembo (active 1447-1478, died before 1482)

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Bonifacio Bembo, workshop of

Title

Two Marys Discover the Empty Tomb in a Historiated Initial “M”

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1475–1499

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, and pen and black ink, on parchment, with gothica textura inscriptions in black ink, verso

Dimensions

11.5 × 9.7 cm (4 9/16 × 3 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

W. Moses Willner Fund

Reference Number

1915.544

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