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Initial V: Job Derided by his Wife
Lille (probably), France (Place created)
Tempera colors, black ink, and gold leaf on parchment
Leaf: 47 x 32.2 cm (18 1/2 x 12 11/16 in.)
Vine scrolls with spiky and rounded leaves extend from the initial into the margin, where human and animal figures cavort. These playful characters and the vine scroll itself are common features of