Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Manuscript Leaf with the Pieta, from a Book of Hours

Date:
last quarter 15th century
Culture:
North French
Medium:
Tempera, ink, and shell gold on parchment
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 9/16 x 3 15/16 in. (14.1 x 10 cm) Illumination: 5 1/16 x 3 3/8 in. (12.8 x 8.6 cm) Study mat size: 12 x 10 in. (30.5 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.474b
Not on view
Michael Friedsam, New York
Related Objects

Manuscript Leaf with the Dedication of a Church in an Initial T, from a Gradual

Artist: Mariano del Buono (Italian, 1433–1504) Date: second half 15th century Medium: Tempera, ink, and gold on parchment Accession: 96.32.15 On view in:Gallery 306

Four Gospels in Armenian

Date: 1434/35 Medium: Tempera and gold on paper; stamped leather binding Accession: 2010.108 On view in:Gallery 300

Manuscript Leaf with the Trinity in an Initial G, from an Antiphonary

Date: second half 15th century Medium: Tempera, ink, and gold on parchment Accession: 96.32.7 On view in:Gallery 306

Spanish Translation of Saint Augustine's "City of God"

Artist: Cano de Aranda (Spanish, active Toledo) Date: 1446–82 Medium: Tempera and gold on parchment, tooled leather binding Accession: X.430.1 On view in:Gallery 20

Jaharis Byzantine Lectionary

Date: ca. 1100 Medium: Tempera, gold, and ink on parchment; leather binding Accession: 2007.286 On view in:Gallery 303