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Miniature from an illuminated liturgical book: Marlay cutting It. 23a

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Current Location: In storage


Miniature from an illuminated liturgical book


Artist: Milano, Matteo da




PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment on card mounts; original cutting an oval 73 x 44 mm, with modern continuations to form a rectangular image 77 x 48 mm

DECORATION: Resurrection


History note: Whitehead, Thomas Miller

Place(s) associated

  • Rome ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

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


16th Century, Early#
Production date: circa AD 1513

People, subjects and objects depicted


  • Cambridge Illuminated

Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of parchment

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay cutting It. 23a
Primary reference Number: 176566
Project ID: 1373
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 2 September 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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