Address and Presentation

Record ID: 
160670
Accession number: 
MS M.1086
Title: 
Address and Presentation
Created: 
Cork, Ireland, June 28, 1897.
Binding: 
Originally mounted in a red leather album; now removed from the album and preserved in a solander box.
Credit: 
Gift of Patricia and Thomas M. Carroll in honor of Robert Goodman and Benjamin Einhorn, 1978.
Description: 
8 leaves (1 column, 12-17 lines) : paper and card, ill. ; 327 x 230 mm
Provenance: 
Executed for presentation to the Right Reverend Monsignor O'Leary to commemorate his election to Monsignor by Pope Leo XIII; found discarded in an alley in New York City in 1978 by Robert Goodman, who entrusted it to his father-in-law Benjamin Einhorn, Professor of Art and Advertising at New York City Technical College; turned over by Einhorn to Thomas M. Carroll, Dean of the college, for the purpose of finding a permanent home for the object and where it could be exhibited; gift of Patricia and Thomas Carroll in honor of Robert Goodman and Benjamin Einhorn, in 1978.
Notes: 

Ms. illuminated address and presentation to the Right Reverend Monsignor O'Leary, P.P.V.f., Clonakilty, from his Parishioners, written and illuminated in Cork, Ireland, dated June 28, 1897.
Decoration: 1 illuminated title page, 7 illuminated borders with pictorial vignettes.

Script: 
calligraphic runic script
Language: 
English
Century: 
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