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Leaf Fragment with Historiated "E" with King David Playing Psaltery, 15th century

  • French

Ink, pigment and gold leaf on parchment

  • Sheet (irregular): 4 1/8 × 4 1/8 inches (10.5 × 10.5 cm)

Gift of Durlacher Brothers

26.302.A

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Leaf (metal)
  • Pigment
  • Ink
  • Parchment
  • Gold
  • King (person)
  • Manuscript (document genre)
  • Leaf (folded sheet)
  • Historiated initial

Durlacher Brothers; 1926-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

DeRicci, S. and Wilson, W.J. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada, 1937, vol. 2, p. 1133.

French, Leaf Fragment with Historiated "E" with King David Playing Psaltery, 15th century, ink, pigment and gold leaf on parchment. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Durlacher Brothers, 26.302.A.