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Decorated Text Page

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Object Details

Title:

Decorated Text Page

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Carolingian

Place:

Rhein-Meuse (Place Created)

Date:

early 9th century

Medium:

Tempera colors and gold and silver paint on parchment; fols. 1 - 4 stained purple; disbound

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig IV 1 (83.MD.73.2), fol. 3v

Dimensions:

Leaf: 24.1 × 18.1 cm (9 1/2 × 7 1/8 in.)

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Exhibitions
Early Medieval and Romanesque Manuscripts (July 19 to October 10, 1993)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 19 to October 10, 1993
Ars et Ingenium: The Illuminator's Craft and Genius (July 26 to October 9, 1994)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 26 to October 9, 1994
Heaven and Earth: Byzantine Illumination at the Cultural Crossroads (March 25 to June 22, 2014)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 25 to June 22, 2014
The Alchemy of Color in Medieval Manuscripts (October 11, 2016 to January 1, 2017)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), October 11, 2016 to January 1, 2017