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BOOK OF HOURS - A leaf from an early Parisian book of hours, on vellum.

BOOK OF HOURS -  A leaf from an early Parisian book of hours, on vellum.
A leaf from an early Parisian book of hours, on vellum. - BOOK OF HOURS
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Title : A leaf from an early Parisian book of hours, on vellum..
Map maker : BOOK OF HOURS.
Date : France/Paris ca. 1400.
Size : 7.1 x 5.1 inches. / 18.0 x 13.0 cm.
Colouring : Original colours

Description :A leaf on vellum, in 2 sizes of scripture. Early books of hours are very rare
Beautiful gothic lettering in dark brown ink. RECTO: 14 lines of text, in two sizes. Extremely nice and marvellous capital "P" (Parce michi domine)in blue and very intricate ornamentation, on burnished gold ground, vineleaf-branches extending into left and bottom-margin.
VERSO: four 1-line initials in burnished gold, within blue penwork, and blue capitals in red penwork, four large linefillers in gold and colours

Medieval manuscript leaf
Condition : This sparkling leaf is in good condition, with the original margins, and nice flat vellum. Some light staining and spotting.


ID: 92053

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Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.
BOOK OF HOURS
France ca.1470





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