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"Father, the hour has come" (John 17:1)

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Description From this point on in the manuscript, the miniatures are again painted with gold and tempera; the first painter must have taken over from the second one (who worked in wash).
  • Early Christian and Byzantine Art. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore. 1947.
Provenance Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem, ca. 1598, by gift; Léon Gruel, Paris, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore, purchased from Gruel before 1931; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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1594-1596 (Ottoman)
ink and pigments on folded in folio
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 15 1/2 x W: 10 5/8 in. (39.4 x 27 cm)
  • Buzau, Romania (text) (Place of Origin)
  • Moscow, Russia (miniatures) (Place of Origin)
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