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  • Initial M with David in Prayer, 1501–2
    From a psalter created for the Olivetan monastery of Santa Maria in Organo, Verona
    Girolamo dai Libri (Italian, Veronese, 1474–1555)
    Italian (Verona)
    Tempera, gold, and ink on parchment

    9 x 6 1/4 in. (22.7 x 15.9 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1912 (12.56.3)

    The illumination heralds the beginning of Psalm 50: "Have mercy on me, O God, according to thy great mercy."

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    Initial M with David in Prayer, 1501–2
    From a psalter created for the Olivetan monastery of Santa Maria in Organo, Verona
    Girolamo dai Libri (Italian, Veronese, 1474–1555)
    Italian (Verona)
    Tempera, gold, and ink on parchment

    9 x 6 1/4 in. (22.7 x 15.9 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1912 (12.56.3)


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