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Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department,  Lewis E M 073:05
Description: one leaf - Not bound. - James F. Drake (bookseller), New York, 1920 (note on original mat indicated Lewis purchased it from Drake); John Frederick Lewis, Philadelphia. - Harrsen, Meta, "Mediaeval and Renaissance Miniatures," p. 77, fig. 7; Leaves of Gold, pp. 187-188, no. 65; Scarpellini, Pietro, Perugino; Morelli and Maddalo. Liturgia in Figura.
Notes:-Mounted on mat frame. Signature and stamp of J. F. Lewis with date of 1920 on lower right front corner.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/LewisEM07305_4
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 16th

Part 1: one leaf
Description: - Parchment - 555 x 395 mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City: Perugia or Rome
Assigned Date: s. XVI1Searchable Date Range: 1500 - 1550
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Rotunda
Artist(s): Pietro Vannuci, called Perugino, workshop of
Music: Square notation on 4-line red staves
Figurative Decoration: historiated initial
Other Decoration: foliate border
Notes: This cutting can be dated to ca. 1513-1523. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: one leaf
Title: Dominica prima de aduentus. Introitus. Gradual
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Begins the Introit for the first Sunday in Advent, "Ad te leuaui animam meam ..." Text continues on reverse (true verso). 
Status of text: Fragment
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front   Initial A with David in Prayer

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