Book of Hours French c 1450 (10)

Catalog Number 48479
 
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Gothic

Country of Origin:

France

City of Origin:

Paris (Most likely)

Age:

Circa 1450

Workshop:

Unknown

Langauge:

Latin

Script:

Gothic

Use Of:

Unknown

Size of Written Space:

80 x 55 mm. approximately (3.15 x 2.17 in.)

Size of Leaf:

145 x 100 mm. approximately (5.71 x 3.94 in.)

Condition:

Overall Excellent

Description:

A Leaf from a medieval manuscript Book of Hours, France, Use unknown, circa 1450, in Latin and on Vellum (145x100 mm). There are thirteen lines of text written in brown ink in a Gothic Script. One-line initials in alternating embossed gold and blue on alternating rectangular grounds of blue and red tendrils. Horizontal line fillers are composed of red and blue ink pen work alternating with embossed gold and blue pen work. This particular leaf contains Psalm 44 and is from The Hours of The Virgin at Matins. Verso: thirteen lines of text written in brown ink in a Gothic Script. One-line initials in alternating embossed gold and blue on alternating rectangular grounds of blue and red tendrils. Horizontal line fillers are composed of red and blue ink pen work alternating with embossed gold and blue pen work. Condition of this leaf is Fine [F].

 

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Price:
$480.00
SKU:
48479
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