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A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours / Virtual Rare Print Fair

€2,340.00

Title: BOOK OF HOURS
Title: A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.
Published in: Paris, ca. 1500
Description: RECTO: one 4-line capital "D"eus in adiutorium... in blue, heightened in liquid gold, infilled with strawberries, surrounded by staves in gold and colours, and full 4-sided illuminated borders. Infilled with dotted penwork, flowers, grapes and acanthus-leaves, good margins.
VERSO: One 2-line initial and two 1-line-initial in liquid gold on coloured ground.
Dimensions: 6.4 x 4.6 inches. 16.2 x 11.6 cm.

In original colours.
Condition: 15 Lines of text in Latin, written in a brown late Gothic book hand.
  • Number: 1630010 (26220.)
  • Dealer: Paulus Swaen Indian Rocks USA