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Creation of the world and Eve
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Creation of the world and Eve


Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Exhibitions
  • Heavenly Bodies. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988.
  • The Bible Before Luther. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1992-1993.
  • Manuscript Sleuthing: Discoveries of a Curator. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
  • Living by the Book: Monks, Nuns, and Their Manuscripts. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2013.
Provenance Made for monastic use, probably Cistercian or Carthusian, in Bohemia (?) finished on February 2, 1507; Unknown monastic owner, 18th century ["Nr. 78" written on front pastedown]; Sale, Sotheby's, London, November 9, 1931, [lot 216, to Marks (?)]; E. Dawson, Los Angeles [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Otto Ege, Cleveland, 1932, by purchase; Sale, Sotheby's London, December 11, 1984, no. 54; Walters Art Museum, 1984, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1984

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Period
1507
Medium
ink and pigments on cream-colored parchment of medium thickness
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.805.6V
Measurements
H: 16 5/8 x W: 11 11/16 in. (42.3 x 29.7 cm)
Geographies
  • Bohemia (Place of Origin)
  • Austria (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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