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Manuscript Illumination with Saint Stephen in an Initial S, from an Antiphonary

Artist:
Master of the Brussels Initials (Italian, Bologna, active ca. 1390–ca. 1420)
Date:
ca. 1410–20
Geography:
Made in Bologna, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Tempera, ink, and gold on parchment
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 3/16 x 4 15/16 in. (13.1 x 12.6 cm) Study mat: 11 15/16 x 9 15/16 in. (30.4 x 25.3 cm)
Classification:
Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1930
Accession Number:
31.134.1
Not on view
Gwynne M. Andrews, New York (until 1931)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Choirs of Angels: Painting in Italian Choir Books, 1300-1500," November 25, 2008–April 12, 2009.

Palladino, Pia. Treasures of a Lost Art: Italian Manuscript Painting in the Middle Ages and Renaissance. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2003. pp. 62-63, fig. 9.

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. 32, fig. 36.



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