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Another Lectionary of the ‘Atelier’ of the Palaiologina, Vat. gr. 352
Art and Art History
  • Kathleen Maxwell, Santa Clara University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-1983
Publisher
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
Abstract
The manuscript's importance is enhanced by the presence of a non-scribal colophon of the year 1375 which indicates its exact location at this date. The present analysis will be concerned first with securing Vat. gr. 352's position as the fourth Lectionary manuscript of the first group through a comparative study of its ornamental headpieces, illuminated initials, and script style. The second half of the paper will examine several entries in the Menologium texts of the Lectionary manuscripts and conclude with a brief consideration of the historical circumstances and implications of Vat. gr. 352's colophon.
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© 1983, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Trustees for Harvard University. Originally published in Dumbarton Oaks Papers 37.

http://doi.org/10.2307/1291476

Citation Information
Maxwell, Kathleen "Another Lectionary of the ‘Atelier’ of the Palaiologina, Vat. gr. 352." Dumbarton Oaks Papers 37 (1983): 47‑58.