Book of Hours Dutch c 1400

Catalog Number 41746
 
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Country of Origin:

Dutch - The Netherlands

City of Origin:

Unlnown

Age:

Circa 1450

Workshop:

Unknown

Langauge:

Latin

Script:

Gothic

Use Of:

Flanders

Size of Written Space:

Undocumented

Size of Leaf:

168 x 1188 mm. approximately (6.61 x 4.65 in.)

Condition:

Overall Excellent

Description:

This is a leaf from a Dutch Book of Hours, Use of Flanders, circa 1400, in Dutch, on vellum (168 x 118 mm.). There are fourteen lines of regal Gothic Textura script with a two-line capital initial "I" in highly embossed gold on a ground of mauve, blue and white inks feathering to the four other one-line initials alternating in embossed gold with blue pen work and blue with red pen work, rubrics are in red. Verso: fourteen lines of regal Gothic Textura script with seven versal initials. Condition of this leaf is Pristine [F].

Price:
$785.00
SKU:
41746
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