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Decorated Initial with Grotesque in Profile from a Choir Book

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera, with inscriptions in black and red inks, on vellum.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera, with inscriptions in black and red inks, on vellum.

Date:

early 15th century

Artist:

European

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Unknown artist

Title

Decorated Initial with Grotesque in Profile from a Choir Book

Place

Europe (Artist's nationality)

Date

1400–1425

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera, with inscriptions in black and red inks, on vellum

Dimensions

7.5 × 8.2 cm (3 × 3 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne

Reference Number

1926.1573L

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