Collection ID: 0023 | Metadata type: TEI
Lewis E M 69:19-20 Antiphonary
- Council on Library and Information Resources
Call numberLewis E M 69:19-20
(Philadelphia, United States, Free Library of Philadelphia, John Frederick Lewis Collection of European Manuscripts)
PublisherFree Library of Philadelphia
- Initial N with the Presentation of Christ in the Temple
- This initial begins the antiphon for Vespers of the feast of the Purification of the Virgin (Feb. 2), 'Nunc dimittis domine seruum tuum in pace ...' (Now send, O Lord, your servant in peace).
- This image shows the reverse of a leaf with an historiated initial from a antiphonary. This side of the leaf, the true verso, continues the liturgy for Vespers of the feast of the Purification of the Virgin, which begins on the front.
- Initial S with St. Paul
- This initial begins the Response for the first nocturn of matins of the feast of St. Paul (June 30), 'Scio cui credidi...' (I know whom I have believed).
- This image shows the reverse of a leaf with an historiated initial from a antiphonary. This side of the leaf, the true verso, continues the Response for the first nocturn of matins of the feast of St. Paul, which begins on the front.
- These initials were illuminated by Antonio da Villafora, a Paduan illuminator whose activity can be documented from 1469 -1511.
- These cuttings can be dated to ca. 1500-1511.
Extent389 x 547 mm
- 16th century
- Historiated initial
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Lewis E M 69.19 front
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Lewis E M 69.20 front
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