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Miniature (painting): MS 304

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Object information

Titles

  • Miniature

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, 140 x 100 mm, framed miniature 118 x 78 mm, reverse blank.

CONTENTS: Miniature in liquid gold frame (modern addition): Pentecost showing the Virgin surrounded by the twelve apostles.

Collection of M. Guillon of Roermond; purchased in Antwerp by Alfred A. de Pass in 1893 and presented to the Museum in 1920.

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Given
  • Dates: 1920

Dating

Maker(s)

Place(s) associated

  • Valenciennes ⪼ Hainaut

Agents depicted

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of parchment
  • Miniature measuring: Height by mm by 118 by Width by mm by 78
  • Parchment measuring: Height by mm by 140 by Width by mm by 100

Techniques used in production

Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: MS 304
  • Primary reference Number: 169776
  • Project ID: 3480
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Monday 4 January 2021
  • Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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