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Initial I: Saint Dominic Enshrined

Object Details

Title:

Initial I: Saint Dominic Enshrined

Artist/Maker:

Jacobellus of Salerno (Italian, active about 1270)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

about 1270

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig VI 1 (83.MH.84), fol. 38

Dimensions:

Leaf: 46.4 × 32.1 cm (18 1/4 × 12 5/8 in.)

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Out-of-Bounds: Marginal Imagery in Illuminated Manuscripts (April 7 to July 5, 1998)
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Ritual Splendor: Illuminated Liturgical Manuscripts (February 20 to May 6, 2001)
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Masterpieces in Miniature: Italian Manuscripts from the Middle Ages and Renaissance (March 29 to June 12, 2005)
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The Cult of Saints (April 25 to July 16, 2006)
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Out of Bounds: Images in the Margins of Illuminated Manuscripts (September 1 to November 8, 2009)
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Gothic Grandeur: Manuscript Illumination 1200-1350 (December 13, 2011 to May 13, 2012)
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Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy (October 31, 2014 to January 25, 2015)
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