Monday, 26 September 2016

Stolen Leaves and Cuttings [7]


John the Evangelist and the eagle in an historiated initial
Cutting from the Glazier-Rylands Bible
France (Tournai?), c. 1265-75
241 × 159 mm

I showed this image recently here.

I have been asked to spread the word about a number of leaves and cuttings that were stolen from a private collection in London a few years ago. Rather than post them all at once, I will aim to do one per day for the next several days, and then do a cumulative list that you can print out and keep handy for future reference. Please circulate the details to colleagues. If you see, or have seen, any of them please contact

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