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Leaf from a Breviary

Accession Number
1992/2.10

Title
Leaf from a Breviary

Artist(s)
Italian

Object Creation Date
late 15th century

Medium & Support
ink and tempera on parchment

Dimensions
6 15/16 x 5 1/16 in. (17.6 x 12.8 cm);19 5/16 x 14 5/16 in. (49.05 x 36.35 cm);6 15/16 x 5 1/16 in. (17.6 x 12.8 cm)

Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. John Alexander

Label copy
There was much variation among breviaries in both style and content. This leaf, unlike the other two displayed nearby (cat. nos. 10 and 11), comes from a humble manuscript with simple decoration consisting of red and blue initials.

Primary Object Classification
-

Collection Area
Western

Rights
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Keywords
calligraphy

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