Gradual or antiphonary

F-5q4s

Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 982

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+"

Description URL: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/aleph/011290370/catalog

General Information

Title: Gradual or antiphonary

Former Shelfmarks: MS Typ 982

Material: vellum

Place of Origin: Italy

Script, Hands:

The versos show music on a large red 4-line staff and text in a gothic rotunda hand.

Current Condition

Dimensions: 13 x 15 cm

Book Decoration

Persons (Illuminators): The miniatures have been attributed to the Cremonese "Maestro dai fondi giallini".

Description:

Drawn in tempera and colored inks with gold leaf.

Bibliography

  • De Ricci, 1050.

  •  A. Melograni in Storia dell'arte 82 (1994): 283-302, specif. p. 291 illustrating both initials.