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Cutting from the Missals of Pope Clement VII: Marlay cutting It. 33a

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Titles

Cutting from the Missals of Pope Clement VII

Maker(s)

Giallo, Jacopo del (Artist)

Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, traces of earlier paper mounts on verso, 317 x 33 mm

DECORATION: Vertical inhabited border with scrolling foliage and medallions on black ground, the medallions housing skeletons, skulls, crossbones, Medici emblem of falcon with diamond ring and motto Semper, inscriptions Clem and VII in two roundels, and Death with scythe.

Notes

History note: Pope Clement VII (r. 1523-1534); Abate Luigi Celotti (c.1768-c.1846); his sale, Christie’s, London, 26 May 1825, lot 63 (Marlay cutting It. 35) and part of lot 74 (Marlay cuttings It. 33 and It. 34); Thomas Miller Whitehead

Place(s) associated

  • Rome ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

First half of 16th Century
Circa 1523 CE - Circa 1534 1534 CE

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