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Nehemiah before King Artaxerxes, initial ‘C’ from a Bible

A work made of opaque watercolor, gold leaf, mordant gilding, and pen and black ink, with touches of pen and brown ink (recto), and pen and black ink, with touches of red opaque watercolor and pen and brown ink (verso), on parchment.
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  • A work made of opaque watercolor, gold leaf, mordant gilding, and pen and black ink, with touches of pen and brown ink (recto), and pen and black ink, with touches of red opaque watercolor and pen and brown ink (verso), on parchment.

Date:

about 1430

Artist:

Masters of Zweder van Culemborg
Northern Netherlandish (Utrecht), about 1415-1440

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Title

Nehemiah before King Artaxerxes, initial ‘C’ from a Bible

Place

Netherlands (Artist's nationality)

Date

1425–1435

Medium

Opaque watercolor, gold leaf, mordant gilding, and pen and black ink, with touches of pen and brown ink (recto), and pen and black ink, with touches of red opaque watercolor and pen and brown ink (verso), on parchment

Dimensions

7.4 × 8.9 cm (2 15/16 × 3 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Sandra Hindman

Reference Number

2017.204

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