Item No: mcai730061
Additional Title: Antiphonary
Rare Book Department
Initial S with the Virgin Mary and Christ Child
This cutting can be dated to ca. 1300-1313.
This initial begins the third response of the second nocturn of Matins for Christmas Day, "Sancta et immaculato virginitas ..." (Holy and immaculate virginity). This leaf and several others in the Free Library's collection were illuminated by Neri da Rimini, a Riminese illuminator whose activity can be documented from 1300 to 1338.
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Lewis E M 73:6
Neri da Rimini - Artist