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Decorated Initial T

Object Details

Title:

Decorated Initial T

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

German

Place:

Westphalia, Germany (Place Created)

Date:

about 1500 - 1505

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold paint, and ink on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. 18 (86.MG.480), fol. 158

Dimensions:

Leaf: 38.7 × 27.9 cm (15 1/4 × 11 in.)

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Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Illuminated German and Central European Manuscripts (October 17 to December 31, 1989)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), October 17 to December 31, 1989
Ten Centuries of Manuscript Illumination in Germany and Central Europe (July 21 to October 18, 1998)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), July 21 to October 18, 1998
German and Central European Manuscript Illumination (February 24 to May 24, 2009)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 24 to May 24, 2009
The Art of Devotion in the Middle Ages (August 28, 2012 to February 5, 2013)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 28, 2012 to February 5, 2013
Touching the Past: The Hand in the Medieval Book (July 7 to September 27, 2015)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), July 7 to September 27, 2015