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Miniature from a manuscript

Object Details

Title:

Miniature from a manuscript

Artist/Maker:

Master of Trinity College Ms. B.11.7 (English, active about 1410 - 1425)

Culture:

English

Date:

about 1420

Medium:

Tempera colors, silver, and gold paint

Object Number:

Ms. 81 (2003.107)

Dimensions:

Leaf: 14.2 × 9 cm (5 9/16 × 3 9/16 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1990

Unknown [sold, "Western Manuscripts and Miniatures", Sotheby's, London, June 19, 1990, lot 53, to Bernard H. Breslauer.]

1990 -

Bernard H. Breslauer, German, 1918 - 2004 (New York)

- 2003

Sam Fogg (London), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2003.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Fit for a King: Courtly Manuscripts, 1380-1450 (June 29 to August 29, 2004) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 29 to September 5, 2004
Bibliography
Bibliography

Sotheby's, London. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. June 19, 1990, pp. 40-41, lot 53, frontispiece ill., ill.

Voelkle, William M., and Roger S. Wieck, et al. The Bernard H. Breslauer Collection of Manuscript Illuminations, exh. cat. (New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1992), pp. 16, 25, 94-95, no. 18, pl. 25.

Scott, Kathleen L. Later Gothic Manuscripts: 1390-1490. Vol 6, A Survey of Manuscripts Illuminated in the British Isles. Jonathan J. G. Alexander, ed. (London: Harvey Miller Publishers, 1996), pt. 2, p. 154, under no. 47.