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Initial S with Saint Peter Liberated from Prison

Date:
first half 14th century
Geography:
Made in Florence, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Tempera, gold, and ink on parchment
Dimensions:
5 15/16 x 4 1/2 in. (15.1 x 11.5 cm)
Classification:
Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line:
Gift of Bashford Dean, 1923
Accession Number:
23.21.3
Not on view
#2850. Illuminated Initial S: St. Peter being released from Prison by an angel
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Bashford Dean, Riverdale, New York (until 1923)
Boehm, Barbara Drake. "Choirs of Angels: Painting in Italian Choir Books, 1300-1500." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 66, no. 3 (Winter 2009). p. 36, fig. 41, p. 36, fig. 41.



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