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Leaf from Aeneid, Eclogues, Georgics
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Leaf from Aeneid, Eclogues, Georgics


Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Exhibitions
  • Life and Lives in the Renaissance. Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach; Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia. 1956.
  • Illuminated Manuscripts: Masterpieces in Miniature. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984-1985.
  • From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2014-2016.
Provenance Ambroise Firmin-Didot (bookmark front pastedown); his sale Paris 1878 no. 11 to Quaritch, his catalogue 332 (880) no. 68, 342 (1882) no. 8340, VIII (1884) no. 19000,360 (1885) no. 26743, 135 (1893) no. 1064 adn 211 (1902) no. 136.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creators
Period
circa 1460 (early Renaissance)
Medium
tempera on parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.401
Measurements
Folio H: 13 7/8 x W: 9 5/8 in. (35.2 x 24.5 cm); Closed H: 14 1/4 × 10 5/16 × 9 1/2 in. (36.2 × 26.2 × 24.2 cm); Cradle H (126v-127r): 6 5/16 × 18 1/4 × 14 1/4 in. (16 × 46.3 × 36.2 cm)
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