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Prophet in a Historiated Initial "O" from a Gradual

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with incising, on vellum.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with incising, on vellum.

Date:

1392/99

Artist:

Don Silvestro dei Gherarducci
Italian (Florence), 1339-1399

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Silvestro dei Gherarducci

Title

Prophet in a Historiated Initial "O" from a Gradual

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1392–1399

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with incising, on vellum

Dimensions

15 × 14 cm (5 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

W. Moses Willner Fund

Reference Number

1915.550

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