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Illuminated Sacred Music Manuscripts[13 items]

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Thirteen individual leaves of rare 15th and 16th century original music manuscripts depicting portions Catholic masses and prayers in Latin, hand drawn and beautifully illustrated with brilliant tempera paints on large vellum sheets.

A podcast by Rice University features this material online: "Sing the Glory: an illuminated manuscript of adoration", available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDW5Op5Iwjs.

Digitized leaves here were published jointly by Brown Fine Arts library and the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

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Archival finding aid for the collection as a whole is online at https://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/manuscripts/0510 .