M4079 Single leaf from a Gradual with "Alleluia" text, Manuscript on Vellum, Spain, c. 1600
This is a genuine leaf from a Choirbook. It was written by hand ca. 1600. Text written in a large gothic hand in black ink with five-line staves and rubrics in red. Large initial “A” in red with blue penwork opens an "Alleluia". Text on recto is taken from Psalm 132:17. This is a prayer for the fulfilling of a promise made to David. Size: 20 1/2 x 15 inches. (Slight evidence of an early repair to lower left margin, otherwise in very fine condition.)
- Overall Condition: Good
- Size: 20 1/2 x 15 inches.