Leaf from a register of the Shoemakers' Guild

Object Details

Title:

Leaf from a register of the Shoemakers' Guild

Artist/Maker:

Niccolò di Giacomo da Bologna (Italian, active 1349 - 1403)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Bologna, Italy, Europe (Place created)

Date:

about 1386

Medium:

Tempera and gold on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. 82

Dimensions:

Leaf: 35 × 24.5 cm (13 3/4 × 9 5/8 in.)

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