|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionSchweizerisches Nationalmuseum
Manuscript TitleFragment with Christ and John the Evangelist from the Gradual of St. Katharinental (Thurgau)
CaptionParchment · 1 f. · 14 x 16.7 cm · St. Katharinenthal and Hochrhein · around 1312
Manuscript SummaryFragment of page f. 158a verso from the gradual of St. Katharinental, which was removed in the 19th century, and the miniatures from which were sold separately. The initial A shows Christ bestowing a blessing with John the Evangelist, who is resting his head on Christ's knees; kneeling at their feet is a praying Dominican monk, in the frieze at the side, a Dominican nun. Below the initial there used to be a frame (today in Zürich, Swiss National Museum, LM 29329.2) with a painting of the Madonna of the Apocalypse accompanied by John the Evangelist, while two kneeling Dominicans pray under two arcades. Originally the same leaf also had an initial V (today in Vienna, Graphische Sammlung Albertina, Inv. Nr. 32434) with a very detailed representation of the Maiestas Domini and of the Last Judgement. The fragment belongs to the Swiss Confederation, the Gottfried Keller Foundation and the Canton of Thurgau.
|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-snm-LM029329-1 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-snm-LM029329-1)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttps://e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/snm-LM029329-1/manifest.json
|How to quote:||
How to quoteZürich, Schweizerisches Nationalmuseum, LM 29329.1: Fragment with Christ and John the Evangelist from the Gradual of St. Katharinental (Thurgau) (https://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/snm/LM029329-1).
DecorationFigurative, Fully Painted, Gold / Silver, Initial, Margin, Ornamental
Musical NotationSquare Notation
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