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Treasures from the Vault

decoration15 Jan. 2013|05 May 2013
A stunning selection of medieval manuscripts, printed books and bindings, literary manuscripts, private letters and correspondence, and original music from the Morgan's celebrated collections. Including: a letter from J. R. R. Tolkien containing his commentary on The Hobbit; a 9th or 10th century Coptic manuscript; Beethoven's 10th and last violin and piano sonata; and a volume of Edward Curtis's monumental photographic project The North American Indian, which was funded in part by Pierpont Morgan.

Picture: St. Cyril of Jerusalem (?) Homily Delivered on Wednesday After Easter, in Coptic Egypt, Ptepouhar, 822–914. (The Morgan Library & Museum, New York)

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DATE
15 Jan. 2013|05 May 2013
ADDRESS
225 Madison Avenue
CITY
New York
( UNITED STATES )
ORGANIZED BY
The Morgan Library & Museum
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