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Bible Historiale, vol. 1

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Object Details

Title:

Bible Historiale, vol. 1

Artist/Maker:

Master of Jean de Mandeville (French, active 1350 - 1370)
Guyart des Moulins (French, born 1251)
and Peter Comestor (French, about 1100 - about 1179)
Guyart des Moulins (French, born 1251)

Culture:

French

Place:

Paris, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 1360–1370

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold, and ink on parchment bound between wood boards covered with eighteenth-century green morocco

Object Number:

Ms. 1 (84.MA.40), v1

Dimensions:

Leaf: 34.9 × 26 cm (13 3/4 × 10 1/4 in.)

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Dix siècles de livres français (July 9 to October 2, 1949) (fol. 1)
  • Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lucerne, July 9 to October 2, 1949
Gothic Manuscript Illumination: 1250-1375 (January 16 to March 13, 1985) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 16 to March 31, 1985
The International Gothic Style (January 17 to April 1, 1989) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 17 to April 1, 1989
Recent Acquisitions of Illuminated Manuscripts, 1984-1989 (July 17 to September 30, 1989) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 17 to September 30, 1989
The Psalms and Their Illustration (April 27 to July 3, 1993) (fols. 277v - 278)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), April 27 to July 3, 1993
Harmonies of Heaven and Earth: Musicians and Instruments in Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts (January 25 to April 10, 1994) (fols. 290v - 291)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 25 to April 10, 1994
Prayer Book for a Queen: The Hours of Jeanne d'Évreux (April 7 to July 5, 1998) (fols. 273v - 274)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), April 7 to July 5, 1998
The Psalms and Their Illustration (February 1 to April 23, 2000) (fols. 277v - 278)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 1 to April 23, 2000
The Art of Giving in the Middle Ages (November 21, 2000 to February 4, 2001) (fols. 10v - 11)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), November 21, 2000 to February 4, 2001
Five Hundred Years of Manuscript Illumination (February 11 to June 1, 2003) (fols. 283v - 284 fols. 38v - 39)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 11 to June 1, 2003
The Cult of Saints (April 25 to July 16, 2006) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), April 25 to July 16, 2006
Medieval Beasts (May 1 to July 29, 2007) (fols. 5v - 6)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), May 1 to July 29, 2007
The Old Testament in Medieval Manuscript Illumination (June 1 to August 8, 2010) (fol. 63v - 64)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 1 to August 8, 2010
Imagining the Past in France: 1250-1500 (November 16, 2010 to February 6, 2011) (Fols. 4v - 5)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), November 16, 2010 to February 6, 2011
Stories to Watch: Narrative in Medieval Manuscripts (February 22 to May 15, 2011) (fols. 10v - 11)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 22 to May 15, 2011
The Art of Devotion in the Middle Ages (August 28, 2012 to February 5, 2013) (fols. 133v - 134)
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