The Annunciation to the Shepherds; Unknown; Paris, France; about 1400 - 1410; Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment; Leaf: 18.9 x 13.2 cm (7 7/16 x 5 3/16 in.); Ms. Ludwig IX 4, fol. 43v; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California
Gradual, c. 1520 circle of Girolamo dai Libri (Italian, 1474-1555) ink, tempera, and gold on parchment, Codex - h:51.10 w:35.60 d:8.90 cm (h:20 1/16 w:14 d:3 1/2 inches). General Income Fund 1921.140.3.a Location: not on view Cleveland Museum of Art
Manuscript Place of origin: Paris, France (illuminated) Date: ca. 1440-1450 (illuminated) Artist/Maker: Dunois Master (illuminator) Materials and Techniques: Water-based pigments, gilding and ink on parchment
"Sacramentary," first quarter of 11th century. The quality of the decoration of this #manuscript suggests that it may have been made for the occasion of the consecration in 1017 of Hugh, the young son of Robert the Pious king of France, as Robert's co-ruler and successor.