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Printed Leaves
BOOK OF HOURS,  A printed leaf on vellum from a Book of Hours., antique map, old maps BOOK OF HOURS - A printed leaf on vellum from a Book of Hours.
Paris, ca 1505, In original colours.. 218x160mm. 30 Lines of text in Latin, with decorative side borders.
RECTO: One 2-line and eight 1-line initials in liquid gold on coloured grounds and five line-fillers. Colourful panel border in he right margin of acanthus leaves and flowers, with black pen work.
VERSO: One 2-line initial and two line-fillers in liquid gold on coloured ground. Panel as on rect...
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Estimates : $ 275 - $ 300
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Condition Rating: 3
BOOK OF HOURS.,  Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours., antique map, old maps BOOK OF HOURS. - Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.
Paris ca. 1510, In original colours.. 140x96mm. Unfortunately there is a large brown marginal stain running into the border.
Vellum leaf from a printed Book of Hours. The miniature in the text depicts God the Father, on the right side of the recto are noble men in wonderful clothes. On the verso we find a bird, feeding his young! Most wonderful about this leaf is the delicate way the borders have been printed and hand col... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 375 - $ 500
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Condition Rating: 5