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Illuminated Initial "G" from a Bible Historiale

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with dutch inscriptions in black and red inks, ruled in black, on parchment.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with dutch inscriptions in black and red inks, ruled in black, on parchment.

Date:

15th century

Artist:

Dutch

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Title

Illuminated Initial "G" from a Bible Historiale

Place

Netherlands (Artist's nationality)

Date

1401–1500

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with Dutch inscriptions in black and red inks, ruled in black, on parchment

Dimensions

14.1 × 7.5 cm (5 9/16 × 3 in.)

Credit Line

W. Moses Willner Fund

Reference Number

1915.551b

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