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The Assumption of the Virgin in a Historiated Initial from a Gradual

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with gothica textura inscriptions in latin in black ink, ruled in red, with red rubrics and other decorations, on parchment.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with gothica textura inscriptions in latin in black ink, ruled in red, with red rubrics and other decorations, on parchment.

Date:

c. 1500

Artist:

Spanish

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Title

The Assumption of the Virgin in a Historiated Initial from a Gradual

Origin

Spain

Date

1480–1520

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with gothica textura inscriptions in Latin in black ink, ruled in red, with red rubrics and other decorations, on parchment

Dimensions

240 x 245 mm (initial); 850 x 580 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift from Louis H. Silver

Reference Number

1959.41

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