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(Illuminated Manuscript Leaf)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$881$750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Illuminated Manuscript Leaf), One double-sided manuscript leaf, 16th century, on vellum, with eighteen lines and eight gilt highlighted blue and red initials and one large initial to the front side, having a gilt and green floral border with gilt studded foliate extensions, framed, 10 by 6 in., (minor soiling).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Book design, Illuminated manuscript, Initial

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