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Abelard Embracing Heloise

Object Details

Title:

Abelard Embracing Heloise

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

French

Place:

Paris, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 1405

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with dark red morocco

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig XV 7 (83.MR.177), fol. 56

Dimensions:

Leaf: 36.7 × 26 cm (14 7/16 × 10 1/4 in.)

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Illuminating Women in the Medieval World (June 20 to September 17, 2017)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 20 to September 17, 2017