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(Illuminated Manuscripts), Four Framed Book of Hours Leaves

Auction:
2433
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2433
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Illuminated Manuscripts), Four Framed Book of Hours Leaves, late 15th/early 16th century, likely Belgian, three illuminated pages with burnished initials and polychrome vine borders, and one with four double line burnished initials, matted and framed, sight sizes 4 3/4 x 4, 5 1/2 x 3 1/2, 5 5/8 x 3 5/8, and 4 7/8 x 4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Book design, Illuminated manuscript, Initial, Western art

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