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Chess Problem

Object Details

Title:

Chess Problem

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

French

Place:

Northern France, France (Place Created)

Date:

late 14th century

Medium:

Tempera colors and gold leaf on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig XV 15 (83.MR.185), fol. 39v

Dimensions:

Leaf: 24.8 × 16.8 cm (9 3/4 × 6 5/8 in.)

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The Making of a Medieval Book (November 17, 1998 to May 30, 1999)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), November 17, 1998 to May 30, 1999
The Making of a Medieval Book (2003) (May 20 to September 7, 2003)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), May 20 to September 7, 2003
All that Glitters: Life at the Renaissance Court (August 28 to December 2, 2018)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 28 to December 2, 2018