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Cutting from a Manuscript: [C]

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An illuminated letter [C], cut from a large choral book, either a gradual or antiphonary. Assumption of the Virgin in center; medallions of Moses, David and two saints in the corners with scrolls.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Joy

Italian, 14th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

27.5 x 21 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.32

Medium or Technique

Tempera, ink, and gold on parchment

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Manuscripts