Peacock, Birds, Flowers, Fruit and a Snail in a Decorated Border, with an Illuminated Initial "U" from a Choir Book

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera, with some incising, and gold leaf, and with latin inscriptions in brownish-black ink, ruled in light brown ink, on vellum.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera, with some incising, and gold leaf, and with latin inscriptions in brownish-black ink, ruled in light brown ink, on vellum.

Date:

n.d., probably modern

Artist:

European

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Title

Peacock, Birds, Flowers, Fruit and a Snail in a Decorated Border, with an Illuminated Initial "U" from a Choir Book

Origin

Europe

Date

1300–1500

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera, with some incising, and gold leaf, and with Latin inscriptions in brownish-black ink, ruled in light brown ink, on vellum

Dimensions

318 × 123 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne

Reference Number

1926.1573k

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