Book of Hours Dutch c 1450 (7)

Catalog Number 21653
 
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Country of Origin:

Dutch - Southern Netherlands

City of Origin:

Bruges (Most likely)

Age:

Circa 1450

Workshop:

Unknown

Langauge:

Latin

Script:

Gothic

Use Of:

Rome

Size of Written Space:

97 x 66 mm. approximately (3.82 x 2.6 in.)

Size of Leaf:

174 x 112 mm. approximately (6.85 x 4.41)

Condition:

Overall Excellent

Description:

A leaf from Book of Hours, Southern Netherlands, most likely Bruges, Use of Rome, circa 1460, in Latin, on vellum (174 x 112 mm.). This particular leaf is from the section known as the Litney of the Saints, and originated from a fragment lacking a minimum of fifteen leaves and all miniatures. There are sixteen lines ruled in red ink with a written space of 97 x 66 mm.., written in dark brown ink in a small and well-formed gothic liturgical script, rubrics are in red, capitals touched in red, versal initials alternately blue and burnished gold with pen work in red and black. Verso: sixteen lines ruled in red ink, written in dark brown ink in a small and well-formed gothic liturgical script. Condition of this leaf is fine [F].

 

Price:
$410.00
SKU:
21653
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