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on verso late thirteenth-century copy of a letter from Pope Gregory IX to Elizabeth of Thuringia

Provenance

R. Forrer (Lugt Supp.941a)

Exhibition History
1944
Illuminations from Medieval Manuscripts, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA, 1944.
1946
New Acquisitions in the Rosenwald Collection, NGA, 1946, no cat.
1947
46th Annual Exhibition of Miniatures, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1947.
1949
Illuminated Books of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, organized by the Waters Art Gallery at the Baltimore Museum of Art, 1949, no. 33, repro.
1950
Books of the Middle Ages, Royal Ontario Museum of Archaeology, Toronto, 1950.
1953
Mediaeval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts, Los Angeles County Museum, 1953-1954, no.23.
1954
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, OR, 1954.
1955
Miniatures and Prints from the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, NGA, 1955, no cat.
1956
Masterpieces of Graphic Art from the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, NGA, 1956, no cat.
1957
Illuminated Manuscript Pages from the Rosenwald Collection, and North Italian Engravings from the Rosenwald Collection and Gifts from W.G. Russell Allen, NGA, 1957-1958, no cat.
1960
Manuscript Illuminations, XIIth-XVth Century, from the Rosenwald Collection, NGA, 1960-1961, no cat.
1961
Significant Forms: The Changing Character of Western Art, Addison Gallery of Art at Phillips Academy, Andover, MA, 1961, no cat.
1963
Pages from Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts from the Xth to the early XVIth centuries, University of California Art Gallery, Berkeley, 1963, no. 8, repro.
1965
Rosenwald Miniatures, NGA, 1965, no cat.
1970
The Year 1200, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 1970, no. 270, repro.
1971
A Selection of X-Xv Century Medieval Miniatures from the National Gallery of Art Rosenwald Collection, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1971, no. 17, repro.
1972
Mediaeval Manuscripts from the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, University of Notre Dame, 1972, no. 3.
1972
Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio, TX, 1972.
1975
Medieval and Renaissance Miniatures from the National Gallery of Art, NGA, no. 33, repro.
1982
Lessing J. Rosenwald: Tribute to a Collector, NGA, 1982, no. 45, repro.
1990
Gardens on Paper: Prints and Drawings, 1200-1900, NGA, 1990, no. 1, repro.
2009
Heaven on Earth: Manuscript Illuminations from the National Gallery of Art, NGA, 2009, no.cat.
Bibliography
1975
National Gallery of Art. Medieval and Renaissance Miniatures from the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1975: no. 33.
1982
Fine, Ruth E. Lessing J. Rosenwald: Tribute to a Collector. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1982, no. 45.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 658, no. 1033, color repro.
1990
Clayton, Virginia Tuttle. Gardens on Paper: Prints and Drawings, 1200-1900. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1990: 1.
2016
National Gallery of Art. Highlights from the National Gallery of Art, Washington. Washington, 2016: 34, repro.
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