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Initial I with Creation Scenes
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Initial I with Creation Scenes


Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Exhibitions
  • Illuminated Manuscripts: Masterpieces in Miniature. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984-1985.
  • The Bible Before Luther. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1992-1993.
Provenance Bentivoglio Family, Bologna [arms added on every page of illumination in 15th century]; Sale, London, 1880; Quaritch [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Yates Thompson, 1895, by purchase [bookplate inscribed "no. 4 and ytr.e.e. Quaritch June 14, 1895"]; Sale, 1919; Quaritch, 1919, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date of acquisition unknown], by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 1270 (Medieval)
Medium
ink, paint and gold on parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.151.9R
Measurements
11 7/16 x 8 1/4 in. (29 x 21 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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