Christ and a Pharisee in a Historiated Initial "D" from a Gradual

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with rounded gothica textualis inscriptions in brownish black ink, ruled in red, on parchment.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with rounded gothica textualis inscriptions in brownish black ink, ruled in red, on parchment.

Date:

1430/90

Artist:

Spanish (Seville)
Master of the Cypresses (Pedro da Toledo or Nicolás Gómez) (Spanish, flourished c. 1420-1440 or 1460-1490)

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Artist

Master of the Cypresses

Title

Christ and a Pharisee in a Historiated Initial "D" from a Gradual

Origin

Spain

Date

1430–1490

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with rounded gothica textualis inscriptions in brownish black ink, ruled in red, on parchment

Dimensions

180 x 210 mm (initial); 690 x 460 mm (text block); 880 x 589 mm (leaf)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Frank W. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

1916.401

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