The Marriage of Hosea and Gomer in a Historiated Initial "V" from a Bible

A work made of tempera and gold leaf, with gothica textualis inscriptions in latin in light brown ink, rubrics in red ink, and ruled in light brown ink, on parchment.
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  • A work made of tempera and gold leaf, with gothica textualis inscriptions in latin in light brown ink, rubrics in red ink, and ruled in light brown ink, on parchment.

Date:

1345/48

Artist:

English (Cambridge)

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Title

The Marriage of Hosea and Gomer in a Historiated Initial "V" from a Bible

Origin

England

Date

1345–1348

Medium

Tempera and gold leaf, with gothica textualis inscriptions in Latin in light brown ink, rubrics in red ink, and ruled in light brown ink, on parchment

Dimensions

60 × 80 mm (initial); 450 × 310 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Samuel P. Avery Endowment Fund

Reference Number

1931.25

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