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Illuminated leaf from a lithurgical Psalter with King David.

Very fine illuminated leaf from a lithurgical Psalter in Latin with the reading from the Vulgate Bible. Lines in a slightly irregular gothic hand, black ink, plummet ruli...

$7500 / ≈ €6469

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Flanders, Rhineland, or possibly England, c. 1280

 

The Poisoned cup of Saint John. [from the Book of Hours in the Suffrages to the Saints].

Painted scene of the Poisoned cup of Saint John. The biblical story goes that the Emperor Diocletian offered St. John a cup of poisoned wine. He survived because he bless...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS.
Place / Date: France, ca.1300

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A more than 600 years old antiphonary leaf, written in Besançon, in 1370. Musical notation on 4 bars, the staves are in red and the notes in black: numerous pen-flourish...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Besançon, 1370

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A more than 600 years old antiphonary leaf, written in Besançon, in 1370. Musical notation on 4 bars, the staves are in red and the notes in black: numerous pen-flourish...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Besançon, 1370

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A more than 600 years old antiphonary leaf, written in Besançon, in 1370. Musical notation on 4 bars, the staves are in red and the notes in black: numerous pen-flourish...

$1500 / ≈ €1294

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: France, 1370

 

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

Justification : 16x10cm. RECTO: Five 1-line initials in burnished gold on colored red and blue grounds and 3 line fillers in same.VERSO: One 2-line initial A and three 1-...

$1050 / ≈ €906

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1445

 

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

RECTO: Four 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds. colorful panel border of acanthus leaves and flowers, with black penwork.VERSO: One 2-line initial and seve...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Western France, ca. 1445

 

Calendar for February - A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

RECTO: One 2-line initial F in liquid gold on colored grounds and a text line for each day of the month February mentioning nine Saints. colorful panel border in he left ...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1450

 

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours. (Calendar month of August)

RECTO : Calendar month of August with a 2-line initial in liquid gold on colored ground. colorful panel border in the left margin of acanthus leaves and flowers, with bla...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1450

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

14 Lines of text in Latin and three 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds.RECTO: 14 Lines of text in Latin and three 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds with ...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: France, ca.1470

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

14 Lines of text in Latin and three 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds.RECTO: 14 Lines of text in Latin and four 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds with l...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: France, ca.1470

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

Charming small manuscript leaf from an French Book of Hours written around 1470 in or near Rouen.RECTO: Four 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds with line fillers ...

$75 / ≈ €65

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: France, ca.1470

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

Charming small manuscript leaf from an French Book of Hours written around 1470 in or near Rouen.VERSO: 14 Lines of text in Latin one 2-lines initial in liquid gold and f...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: France, ca.1470

 

Miniature of Suffrages to the Saints.

A fantastic miniature (70 x 50 mm.) in an arched compartment showing the Suffrages to the Saints. Depiction of the (50) martyrs being burnt before King''s orders. The sty...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS.
Place / Date: France, Bretagne or Normandy, c. 1480

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A very fine antiphonary leaf, written in Latin , probably Rome. RECTO: A wonderful initial "B" decorated with pen work in red, white and blue, in rich burnished...

$1200 / ≈ €1035

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Italy, 1480

 

Leaf on vellum from an Italian manuscript Book of Hours.

A leaf from an Italian Book of Hours, written on vellum in the neighborhood of Ferrara, around 1480.The decorations of this leaf are extraordinary : the bouquet of flower...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Italy, Ferrara, ca.1480

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A large vellum antiphonary leaf, written in Latin , probably Rome. RECTO: A wonderful initial ,Q, decorated with penwork in red, white and blue, in rich burnished gold.VE...

$700 / ≈ €604

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Italy, 1480

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A large vellum antiphonary leaf, written in Latin, probably Rome. RECTO: A wonderful initial ,Q, decorated with pen work in red, white and blue, in rich burnished gold.VE...

$800 / ≈ €690

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Italy, 1480

 

Use of Liége.

Contents of the Book of Hours : 1. ff. 2-7 : calender. In red and brown ink. Justification 115 x 75 mm. 2. ff. 8-11 : 4 passages des Evangiles : - Saint Jean 1, 1-1...

$45000 / ≈ €38811

Publisher: BOOKS OF HOURS
Place / Date: c.1480

 

Sexta Etas Mundi. Ratisbonna. [Ratisbonne]

A very fine presentation of the city of Ratisbon, in Germany, centered on the cathedral (Dim. : 191 mm W : 525 mm).Overleaf a very nice view of Vienna, with two swans on ...

$1700 / ≈ €1466

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

(EUROPE).

The map of Europe has been identified as the work of Hieronimus Münzer (1437-1508), a Nuremberg physician who supplied the geographical contents of the chronicle. The Eu...

$7500 / ≈ €6469

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 1493

 

Armageddon.

One of the most sought-after prints from the Nuremberg Chronicle, Armageddon, devils in the sky, a frightening scene.Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the fam...

$2100 / ≈ €1811

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Constantinopolis.

A spectacular woodcut panorama of the ancient city of Constantinople, proporting to show the pre-Turk city (for example naming St Sophia). (235x522mm).One of the earliest...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mudi. / Simon Beatus .. / Folio CCLIIII.

A very fine presentation of the circumcision of Simon (192 x 223 mm.). RECTO: a falling star, a portrait of a King and an officer wearing an armour. Page from the richest...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Tercia Etas Mudi. / Babylonias. [Babylon] / Folio. XXIIII.

A very fine presentation of the city of Babylon (Dim. H : 138 mm W : 223 mm).Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous Nuremberg Chronicle, published the ye...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mudi. - Data est mihi potestas in celo et in terra: Salvator:

A very fine presentation of Jesus Christ surrounded by the Twelve Apostles. Each of the evangelists being represented by his symbol in the corners.Page from the richest i...

$2100 / ≈ €1811

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

[The creation of the world - First day]

Attractive page from the Nuremberg Chronicle, showing the creation of the world: the First Day, showing the celestial choir (God\'s creation of the angels) surrounding th...

$1200 / ≈ €1035

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Secunda etas mundi. Folium XIII.

Schedel's world map was based on the cartographic system of Claudius Ptolemy, the great second-century AD geographer whose scholarship formed the foundation for map produ...

$30000 / ≈ €25874

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mundi. Foliu CXXXV [Text page with S. Hieronymus, the patron of theological learning].

Text page with woodcuts of the following saints: S. Hieronymus, the patron of theological learning (100x80mm.)VERSO is printed with text and images of Popes and Kings.Pag...

$400 / ≈ €345

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Carthage, etc. [Foliu XL ]

VERSO: Portraits of scholars, and an imaginary view on Carthage in Tunisia (12x17cm.) Page from the famous Liber chronicarum of Hartmann-Schedel 1493, the first and Latin...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg 12 July 1493

 

Ulma Folio CXCI [With view of Ulm.]

Double page panoramic view of Ulm.A imaginary view, however the earliest obtainable view of this period.Two page from the richest illustrated Incunabel, the famous: Nurem...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Basilae [ Basle, CCXLIIII ]

A very fine view of Basle (253x520 cm). Verso showing the councils of Florence and Basle and two portraits.Page from the richest illustrated Incunabel, the famous: Nuremb...

$2200 / ≈ €1897

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Venecie. [Venice] Foliu XLIIII

A very fine of Venice (192x525mm.) Verso a view of Padua. Schedel's view of Venice is one of the earliest obtainable views of the city. The view is based on the view of ...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mudi. - Data est mihi potestas in celo et in terra: Salvator: CI. (Jesus Christ surrounded by the Twelve Apostles)

A very fine presentation of Jesus Christ surrounded by the Twelve Apostles. Each of the evangelists being represented by his symbol in the corners.Page from the richest i...

$1500 / ≈ €1294

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Prima Etas Mundi. VI

A very fine presentation of Eve, being created by God from Adam’s side.Page from the richest illustrated Incunabel, the famous: Liber chronicarum or Nuremberg Chronicle...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Prima Etas Mundi. IX (with Eve nursing Kain and Abel)

A very fine presentation of Eve nursing Kain and Abel. Adam is working (255x220 cm). VERSO a genealogy of Adam.Page from the richest illustrated Incunabel, the famous: Li...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Tercia Etas Mundi. Folium XXX. [The flight of Egypt, Moses receiving the Commandments, God's Angel, Balaam and his talking donkey. ]

On recto two nice woodblock prints (each 128x222mm.) of The flight of Egypt and Moses receiving the Commandments.VERSO : a woodblock print of God's Angel, Balaam and his ...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Etas Prima Mundi. Folium VII. [Adam and Eve, eating the apple and being expelled from paradise]

Latin text page with a large woodcut of Adam and Eve, eating the apple and being expelled from paradise.One of the most sought-after prints from the richest illustrated I...

$2200 / ≈ €1897

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mundi. Folium. CCXVII (dancers of Maastricht).

Latin text page with woodcuts of male Siamese twins, a man headed lion. The large illustration is the only illustration related to the Netherlands : it shows a bridge col...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta etas Mundi. Folium. CCXLV

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depiction of two lovers happened to have lived in Italy: a knight named Eurialus, who was the personal attendant of Emperor Sigi...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493