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

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Cutting from the Missals of Pope Clement VII

Maker(s)

Artist: Giallo, Jacopo del

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Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, traces of earlier paper mounts on verso, collage formed of three pieces, a central bar and two corner pieces, now pasted together to form a single bar, 70 x 254 mm

DECORATION: Three segments, the central panel with gold foliage on a black ground with a central roundel with arms of Clement VII, the two corner pieces with inscriptions on gold tablets, CLEMENS VII PONTIF. OPT. MAX. JULIUS DE MEDICIS FLORENTINUS LEONIS X. FRATER PATRUELIS on the left and on the right ELECTUS SUM. PONTIF. ANNO DOMINI MDXXIII.

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

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

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

People, subjects and objects depicted

Project

  • Cambridge Illuminated

Materials used in production

Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of paper parchment

Techniques used in production

Illumination

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Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay cutting It. 33c
Primary reference Number: 181237
Project ID: 1381
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 27 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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