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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in red and blue body colour on vellum

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 78

Physical description

One of ten initial letters from a choir book. Drawing in red and blue body colour on vellum.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)


15th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in red and blue body colour on vellum

Descriptive line

Initial letter from a Choirbook; Italian; 15th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966 London: HMSO, 1967


Body colour; Vellum



Subjects depicted





Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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