Search Type: And Or
Maker:   Place:   Material/Technique:  

Object Number:   Date Start:   BC AD   Date End:   BC AD

Enable Artists names look-up      Enable related terms look-up 
  Show results from People DB   Show results from Collection DB

 

< Prev    |  Back to Results  |  Viewing object 12 of 10 from Page 1  |    Next >
In your search: Category:illuminated*

Title:

Leaf from a Book of Hours

Maker(s):

Painter of Add. MS. 15677; artist
; production
; production

Collection:

Charles Brinsley Marlay

Category:

illuminated manuscript

Name(s):

leaf (manuscript); sub-category
book of hours; type of text

Date:

circa 1500

Period:

early 16th Century

Description:

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, 138 x 94 mm, leaf from a Book of Hours: miniature 95 x 63 mm, reverse sides blank.

DECORATION: Full-page miniature in thin arched frame with full strewn-flower borders on brushed gold or pink grounds: Virgin and Child standing on the moon, cloathed in the sun, carried above by angels, two angles crown her and two more play a viol and a lute.

Production
Place (legacy):

Flanders, production, region
Bruges, place
Ghent, place

Technique:

illumination; whole

Material(s):

parchment; support
gold; medium

Dimension(s):

height, page, 138, mm
width, page, 94, mm
height, miniature, 95, mm
width, miniature, 63, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1912; Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Associated
Person:

Marlay, Charles Brinsley; previous owner

Documentation:

Wormald, Francis. Giles, Phyllis M.. 1982. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Additional Manuscripts in the Fitzwilliam Musuem Acquired between 1895-1979 (excluding the McClean Collection).England: Cambridge University Pressp. 103 – 105

Morgan, Nigel. Panayotova, Stella. 2009. A Catalogue of Western Book Illumination in the Fitzwilliam Museum and the Cambridge Colleges. Part One. Vol. 1: The Frankish Kingdoms, Northern Netherlands, Germany, Bohemia, Hungary, Austria; Vol. II: The Meuse Region, Southern Netherlands.London: Harvey Miller/Brepols
cat. no. 238

Accession:

Object Number: Marlay cutting G. 7e
(Manuscripts and Printed Books)
(record id: 170672; input: 2010-01-29; modified: 2017-04-03)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/170672





Click image for a full size display