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The Ascension of St. Dominic in a Historiated Initial "G" from a Gradual

A work made of manuscript cutting with tempera and gold leaf, and gothic miniscule script inscriptions in black ink, ruled in red ink, on vellum.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting with tempera and gold leaf, and gothic miniscule script inscriptions in black ink, ruled in red ink, on vellum.

Date:

1325/50

Artist:

German (Cologne)
follower of Johannes von Valkenburg (German, flourished 1299)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Johannes von Valkenburg

Title

The Ascension of St. Dominic in a Historiated Initial "G" from a Gradual

Origin

Germany

Date

1325–1350

Medium

Manuscript cutting with tempera and gold leaf, and gothic miniscule script inscriptions in black ink, ruled in red ink, on vellum

Dimensions

96 × 90 mm

Credit Line

Field Museum of Natural History Exchange

Reference Number

1919.980

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