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Initial D: The Nativity; Initial V: A Monk in Prayer

Object Details

Title:

Initial D: The Nativity; Initial V: A Monk in Prayer

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

French

Place:

Northeastern France, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 1300

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig IX 3 (83.ML.99), fol. 76

Dimensions:

Leaf: 26.4 × 18.3 cm (10 3/8 × 7 3/16 in.)

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Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Manuscripts and Americans: An Exhibition in Honor of Franklin D. Murphy (July 21 to October 18, 1992)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 21 to October 18, 1992
Untold Stories: Collecting and Transforming Medieval Manuscripts (February 26 to May 12, 2013)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 26 to May 12, 2013