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Insects, Basil Thyme, and Land Snails
Flemish and Hungarian
Vienna, Austria (Place Created)
1561–1562; illumination added 1591–1596
Watercolors, gold and silver paint, and ink on parchment
Ms. 20 (86.MV.527), fol. 89
Leaf: 16.6 × 12.4 cm (6 9/16 × 4 7/8 in.)
Artful Words: Calligraphy in Illuminated Manuscripts (December 18, 2018 to April 7, 2019)
- The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), December 18, 2018 to April 7, 2019