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Manuscript Illumination with the Descent from the Cross, from a Book of Hours

Date: late 15th century
Culture: North French
Medium: Tempera, ink, and shell gold on parchment
Dimensions: 3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in. (8.7 x 6.9 cm) Other (Illumination): 2 1/16 x 1 7/8 in. (5.2 x 4.7 cm) Mat: 9 × 7 in. (22.9 × 17.8 cm)
Classification: Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line: The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number: 32.100.476a

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