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Tobias and the Angel

Exhibitions Provenance Credit
  • Illuminated Manuscripts: Masterpieces in Miniature. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984-1985.
  • Manuscript Sleuthing: Discoveries of a Curator. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
  • Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. 2004.
Provenance [Associated with Conradin of Hohenstaufen, King of Jerusalem and Sicily (d. 1268), in a note (no longer extant) by the comte de Bastard that was found at the beginning of the manuscript according to Delisle, 1892]; Comte Auguste Bastard d'Estang [no. B741], early 19th century [two color lithographs made for Peintures et ornaments, 1832-1869]; Spitzer Sale, Paris, 1893, no. 3030; Charles Stein, Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Jacques Rosenthal, Munich [1902 and 1905 catalogues]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1905, by purchase [Leo Olschki as agent]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1905

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1265 (Medieval)
tempera and gold leaf on parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
14 1/4 x 9 13/16 in. (36.2 x 25 cm)
  • Italy (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
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