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Initial from a Gradual

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  • Illuminated manuscript. Cutting. Initial from a Gradual. Vimercate, Tomasino da (Italian). Parchment, gold, 305 x 249 mm, traces of a musical stave ruled in red beneath partially removed paper mount on verso. Production Place: Italy, Lombardy. circa 1400. CONTENT: The initial probably introduced the Introit to the Mass on Easter Sunday, Resurrexi, et adhuc tecum sum, alleluia (Ps. 138:5-6). DECORATION: Historiated initial in graded pale pink on a gold ground with acanthus and floral extensions: [R] Resurrection.
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