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Title:

Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts, Western Europe, XII-XVI century

Creator:

Ege, Otto F

Subject:

Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Specimens
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)

Publisher:

Case Western Reserve University, digital content

Title:

Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts, Western Europe, XII-XVI century

Creator:

Ege, Otto F

Subject:

Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Specimens
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)

Publisher:

Case Western Reserve University, digital content

Description:

Fifty folders with mounted original leaves. These fifty manuscript leaves were selected by Mr. Ege to illustrate the art of the manuscript during the period of its greatest development and influence. The texts include the Bible, church service books, and some of the classics, with examples from France, Germany, England, Italy and the Netherlands. Otto Ege was Dean of the Cleveland Institute of Art and Lecturer on History of the Book at the School of Library Science, Western Reserve University, now Case Western Reserve University. Each folder accompanied by descriptive letterpress caption.

Contributor:

Ege, Otto F.

Type:

Manuscript document

Identifier:

http://hdl.handle.net/2186/ksl:ege

Language:

Latin

Relation:

Edition limited to 40 numbered sets
Set number 37 of the collection of: Fifty Original Leaves From Medieval Manuscripts, Western Europe, XII-XVI Century, compiled by Otto F. Ege

Coverage:

12th Century to Early 16th Century

Rights:

These images are owned by Special Collections, Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. For permission to reproduce and/or publish, contact Special Collections at 216-368-2993


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