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Missal, French

Auction:
2300
Lot:
304A
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Missal, French, Rare illuminated Book of Hours (Roman use), probably Paris, calendar for years 1510-1530, containing 108 leaves with sixteen full page hand painted miniatures, twenty similarly colored vignettes inserted within text and with colored initials throughout, having gilt tooled and lettered full morocco, in a slip case. BrunetV, col. 1635, No, 235.
Estimate $25,000-35,000

Keywords

Paris, Colonel, Book design, Illuminated manuscript, Miniature, Western art

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