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Decorated Text Page
Bruges, Belgium (Place created)
about 1525 - 1530
Tempera colors, gold paint, and gold leaf on parchment
Leaf: 16.8 × 11.4 cm (6 5/8 × 4 1/2 in.)
A pattern of pearls and gems set in precious metalwork decorates the border of this text page devoted to the story of
Illuminated Books of Hours (July 22 to October 3, 1986)
- The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 22 to October 3, 1986
Adriaen Brouwer Focus Exhibition (September 27, 1995 to February 11, 1996)
- National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.), September 27, 1995 to February 11, 1996