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LJS 33 - Spanish Forger - Spanish Forger illumination
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Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection: LJS 33 - Spanish Forger - Spanish Forger illumination
Author:
Spanish Forger.
Title:
Spanish Forger illumination [electronic resource].
Physical description:
1 online resource (1 leaf) : ill.
Summary:
Illuminated chess scene painted on a parchment leaf scraped of its original text and musical notation. The illumination was probably painted in France circa 1900; the verso preserves 4 lines of text and musical notation with two small decorated initials from a late 14th or early 15th-century Italian liturgical manuscript. Also on the verso is an inscription in pencil, à Lucien.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger (viewed on 17 September 2013).
Dimensions of original manuscript: 187 x 134 mm.
Cite as:
LJS 33
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania. LJS 33
 
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