Saint Peter in a Historiated Initial "E" from a Gradual

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

Date:

15th century

Artist:

Italian

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Title

Saint Peter in a Historiated Initial "E" from a Gradual

Origin

Italy

Date

1400–1499

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, and red and blue ink, with gothica textura inscriptions in brownish-black, and ruled in red ink, recto and verso, on parchment

Dimensions

53 x 53 mm (initial); 507 x 336 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

W. Moses Willner Fund

Reference Number

1915.555

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