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    Two Gorgeously Illuminated "I"s Framed Together

    [Illuminated Manuscript]. Two Illuminated Historiated Initials Depicting Two Saints and a Layperson. [N.p., circa 15th-century]. Two wonderfully-executed initial "I"s cut from a larger work. They measure approximately 2.5 x 3.25 and 2.25 x 3 inches, respectively, framed to an overall size of approximately 13.5 x 13.5 inches. The first of these striking initials depicts a scene of two saints; the other shows a simple lay person praying. Each scene is bifurcated with an initial "I" highlighted in gold and handsomely colored. Fine condition. From a private collection from New Orleans.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - with Glass, Medium (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
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