The Life and Miracles of St Cuthbert by Unknown Artist

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Details

Dimensions:
13 x 9 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
1920
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Cuthbert manuscript. A volume of 150 leaves and 45 miniatures of which 10 leaves and an additional miniature are missing. The miniatures illustrate Bede's 'Life and Miracles of St Cuthbert' and two chapters from his 'Ecclesiastical History'.

Provenance

Sir John Lawson, Yates Thomson.

Venue details

British Library 96 Euston Road, LONDON London NW1 2DB 020 7412 7332 www.bl.uk

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