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Portrait of the Evangelist John
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Portrait of the Evangelist John

Exhibitions Provenance Credit
  • Illuminating the Word: Gospel Books in the Middle Ages. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2004.
Provenance Abbey of St. Peter, Reichenau (?), mid-11th century; German Library, 19th century [date and mode of acquisition unknown, no. 203]; Sir Thomas Brooke, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, after 1854 [acquired from the dealer G.I. Ellis, mode of acquisition unknown]; Ingraham Brooke, Sotheby's March 7, 1913, lot 8; Leon Gruel, after 1913 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date of acquisition unknown], by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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mid 11th century (Medieval)
ink and pigments on thick, white, unpolished parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
H: 9 1/8 x W: 6 9/16 in. (23.1 x 16.6 cm)
  • Reichenau, Germany (?) (Place of Origin)
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Not On View


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