About the Artist:

  • Honorable Lady Chiara Francesca Arianna d'Onofrio (mka Franchesca V. Havas)
  • Barony of the Steppes


About the Source:

  • Time period: first quarter of 16th century
  • Country: Flemish
  • Modern source: Book of Hours, use of Rome (?) f. 46r, St. George, historiated initial


About the Scroll:

  • Type of scroll: Ansteorran King's Champion
  • Scroll Recipients: The Champion of the tournament for the Kings Champion
  • Date of Completion: January 2003
  • Paper: Bristol
  • Ink: Parker
  • Paint: Windsor-Newton gouache, Schminke Goldpearl Gouache
  • Dimensions: 8.5x11


Additional Notes: The inspiration for this scroll can be found at http://www.wellesley.edu/Library/SpecColl/BookOfHours/Manuscripts/MS29/MS29images/33-StGeorge-Init/33-st_george.html Maintained by: Marilyn Hatch, mhatch@wellesley.edu
Library Assistant, Special Collections, Wellesley College