Case XXVII, "Quidam votum castitatis"

"Expressive Master"1474

Musei di Arte Antica

Musei di Arte Antica
Ferrara, Italy

Decretum Gratiani, c. 278v, Contest for a woman who, having contracted marriage with a man linked to the chastity vow and having then moved to a new wedding, is claimed by her first husband, Figured initial Q


  • Title: Case XXVII, "Quidam votum castitatis"
  • Creator: "Expressive Master"
  • Date: 1474
  • Location: Schifanoia Museum
  • Physical Dimensions: Iniziale: 47 x 48 mm
  • Provenance: Ferrara Olivetan Monastery of San Girolamo outside the walls until 1797; Palazzo Paradiso, Municipal Library; at the Civic Museums since 1898
  • Type: Illuminated manuscript
  • Medium: Tempera colors, gold leaf and ink on parchment

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