Christ in Gethsemane

Record ID: 
264270
Accession number: 
MS M.1143
Title: 
Christ in Gethsemane
Created: 
France, probably Tours, ca. 1510-1520.
Credit: 
Purchased on the Fellows Endowment Fund, 2005.
Description: 
1 leaf : vellum, ill. ; 157 x 102 mm
Provenance: 
Sale, London, Sotheby, 5 July 2005, lot 21; purchased by the Morgan Library, 2005.
Notes: 

Ms. book of hours single leaf; written and illuminated in France (probably Tours), ca. 1510-1520.
Text: (former recto, now verso) Gospel lessons; end of Marc 16:14-20 "et sermonem confirmante sequentibus signis. Deo gratias. Per evangelica dicta deleantur nostra delicta. Credo. Confiteor." (in the middle of the page, blue ink) "Passio domini nostri Iesu Christi secundum Johannem".
Decoration: 1 full-page miniature (157 x 102 mm.)
Artist: Master of Claude of France.
Revised: 2016

Script: 
bastarda
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: