Item No: mca0373711
Additional Title: Bible
Rare Book Department
Initial L with the Virgin and Child, the Tree of Jesse, and the Three Magi (Wise men) in the margins, beginning the Gospel of Matthew
This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1260-1280. Fol.1r-164r is by a French artist the rest are by an Italian.
This manuscript was produced in Italy but was decorated by French and Italian illuminators. This is an example of an artist who combined both French and Italian mannerisms.
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City/Town/Township:Naples or Genoa ?
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Lewis E 37