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Praying Saint (Moses?) with Christ in a Historiated Initial "L", from a Choirbook

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

Date:

c. 1300

Artist:

Italian (probably Rimini)
related to the style of Neri da Rimini (Italian, active 1300-1322)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Neri da Rimini

Title

Praying Saint (Moses?) with Christ in a Historiated Initial "L", from a Choirbook

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1290–1310

Medium

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

Dimensions

19.3 × 12.9 cm (7 5/8 × 5 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Frank W. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

1924.149

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