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Shepherds on Their Way to the Nativity from a Book of Hours

A work made of manuscript cutting in paint, brush and liquid gold and lead white on parchment, laid down on paper board.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in paint, brush and liquid gold and lead white on parchment, laid down on paper board.

Date:

c. 1495

Artist:

French (Tours)
possibly follower of Jean Poyet (French, c. 1483-1497)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Poyet

Title

Shepherds on Their Way to the Nativity from a Book of Hours

Origin

France

Date

1489–1499

Medium

Manuscript cutting in paint, brush and liquid gold and lead white on parchment, laid down on paper board

Dimensions

117 × 82 mm (parchment); 125 × 88 mm (board)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

1984.557

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