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Gospel Book

Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Date Description Narrative
8/22/2017Treatmentexamined for digitization; media consolidation; splits mended; stabilized
  • 4000 Years of Modern Art. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore. 1953-1957.
  • Arts of the Middle Ages. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston. 1940.
  • Illuminated Books of the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore. 1949.
  • Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles. 1953-1954.
  • The World as a Symbol: An Exhibit of Medieval Art. Queens College, Flushing. 1959.
  • 2,000 Years of Calligraphy. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1965.
  • Medieval Art. Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa. 1965.
  • In Remembrance of Creation: Evolution of Art and Scholarship in the Medieval and Renaissance Bible. Brandeis University Library, Waltham. 1968.
  • Illuminated Manuscripts: Masterpieces in Miniature. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984-1985.
  • Time Sanctified: The Book of Hours in Medieval Art and Life. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988.
  • From Romanesque to Gothic: Illumination in Transition. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1990.
  • Illuminating the Word: Gospel Books in the Middle Ages. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2004.
  • Checkmate! Medieval People at Play. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2010.
Provenance Leon Gruel, Paris, late 19th century; Henry Walters, Baltimore, after 1894 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, after 1894

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ca. 1100 (Medieval)
parchment with ink and paint
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
H: 10 7/8 x W: 9 5/8 x D: 2 9/16 in. (27.6 x 24.5 x 6.5 cm)
  • Spain (Place of Origin)
  • France (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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