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Manuscript Illumination with Joseph Sold by His Brothers in an Initial V, from an Antiphonary

Giovanni Pietro da Cemmo
(Italian, active 1474–1507)

Date: ca. 1490
Geography: Made in Brescia, Italy
Culture: Italian
Medium: Tempera, ink and gold on parchment; leather binding
Dimensions: Overall: 6 3/4 x 7 1/16 in. (17.1 x 17.9 cm) Illumination: 5 1/4 x 5 7/16 in. (13.4 x 13.8 cm) Stave Ht.: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) between stave ht.: 1 5/16 in. (3.4 cm) Study mat: 9 15/16 x 11 15/16 in. (25.3 x 30.4 cm)
Classification: Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line: Gift of Coudert Brothers, 1888
Accession Number: 88.3.50

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