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Decorated Initial "L"

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Provenance Created in England, ca. 1375. Waler dei Klerla (?) [1]. An English library [2], 15th century. Homofredus Taylor, 16th century (?) [3]. Robertus Nebbus, 16th century (?) [4]. Tailerus, 16th century (?) [5]; Edward Conway [d. 1631] [6]. Thomas Thorpe, London, early 19th century [7]; purchased by Sir Thomas Phillipps, 1836 [8]; Sothebys Sale (by Thomas Fenwick, grandson of Phillipps), after 1893. Henry Walters, Baltimore, before 1931; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 1931. [1] inscription on fol. 109r [2] no. 38 in top margin of fol. 1 [3] inscribed twice on fol. 108v, along with the name "Atwodde" [4] inscription on 109r [5] inscription on 109r [6] signature on fol. 109v [7] his catalog no. 293 [8] catalog no. 9409
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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second half 14th century
ink and pigments on medium to heavy weight parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 9 7/16 × W: 6 7/8 in. (24 × 17.5 cm)
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