Mss. Number, Title

19, Leaf from a Book of Hours

Creator

Catholic Church

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Location

Utrecht, Netherlands

Creation Date

1440

Description

Recto of a manuscript leaf of text from a Book of Hours. Middle Dutch, provenance Utrecht.

19 lines, single column, 2 gold initials. The "L" is 3 lines high on a blue ground with ascender and descender ending in 3 leaves with gold. The "I" is 2 lines high, ascender and descender of red filigree. Rubrics are red, initials are blue and red. Modern foliation.

Rose-Wright Manuscript Collection no. 11.

Original Format

1 leaf; manuscript on vellum.

Original Size

16 cm

Link to Primo Catalog Entry

https://search.library.pdx.edu/permalink/f/1gfb8a9/CP71100791020001451

Link to Medieval Portland Entry

https://library.artstor.org/public/SS7730958_7730958_10565164

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