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Leaf from Book of Hours: Initial D with Annunciation
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Leaf from Book of Hours: Initial D with Annunciation


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description In the margins are two riders with spears charging and holding armorial shields of Châtillon de Blois and Hainaut/Flanders, musicians and a female dancer, and a stag hunt.
Exhibitions
  • Medieval Games of Love and War. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995-1996.
  • Medieval Mastery, Book Illumination from Charlemagne to Charles the Bold (Meesterlijke Middeleeuwen). Stedelijik Museum Vander Kelen-Mertens, Leuven. 2002.
  • A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota. 2016-2017.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, after 1894, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, after 1894

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Period
ca. 1300-1325
Medium
ink, paint, and gold on parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.104.19R
Measurements
H: 6 7/8 x W: 5 1/16 in. (17.5 x 12.8 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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