Case XXXII, "Quidam vir cum non haberet uxorem"

"Solitary Master"1474

Musei di Arte Antica

Musei di Arte Antica
Ferrara, Italy

Decretum Gratiani, c. 299r, Exchange of promise of marriage between a young man and a prostitute in the presence of a matchmaker, Figured initial Q


  • Title: Case XXXII, "Quidam vir cum non haberet uxorem"
  • Creator: "Solitary Master"
  • Date: 1474
  • Location: Schifanoia Museum
  • Physical Dimensions: Iniziale: 47 x 47 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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