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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Title: A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.
Published in: Paris, ca. 1445
   
Size: 8.5 x 6.3 inches.
21.7 x 16.0 cm.
Colouring:

In original colours.
Condition: 13 lines of text in Latin, written in dark brown ink in a nice Gothic book hand. One corner with reinforced vellum.
Condition Rating

Justification : 16x10cm. RECTO: Five 1-line initials in burnished gold on coloured red and blue grounds and 3 line fillers in same.
VERSO: One 2-line initial A and three 1-line initials in burnished gold on coloured red and blue grounds and 1line filler in same.
Each side three-sided illuminated panel borders of fine gold leaves and coloured flowers sprouting from a stem with acanthus leaves, in very refined colours.
With good margins!


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Approx. Euro 935  

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