Illuminated Border Reproduction of a Dragonfly from the Adventures of Gillion de Trazegnies

SKU: 839L
  • This reproduction of a dragonfly detail is taken from the border of Folio cxlii of the illuminated manuscript, The Adventures of Gillion de Trazegnies, in the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum. This miniature page is entitled: A Judicial Duel between Gillion's Son, Gerard, and the Emir Lucion. Hand painted by Claudia Tulifero in Florence, Italy. She prepares her own egg tempera with pure pigments and genuine lapis lazuli and paints on parchment prepared by a French artisan. Each illumination is gilded with 23¾ karat pure gold leaf. Comes with text that describes the origin of the detail. Matted and ready for framing.

    - Measurements of illumination: 4-3/8 inches x 1-3/8 inches (11cm x 3.5cm)
    - Size of mat: 8.25 inches x 5-7/8 inches (21cm x 15cm)
    - Detail reproduction by Claudia Tulifero of Florence, Italy
    - Item #: 839L