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Il Libro D'Ore Barberini Per Rouen Cod. Barb. Lat. 487 - 2005

Il Libro D'Ore Barberini Per Rouen Cod. Barb. Lat. 487 - 2005

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Il Libro D'Ore Barberini Per Rouen Cod. Barb. Lat. 487 - 2005
Art, Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 2 - Book

The original of the Barb code. Lat 487 has been attributed to the Rouen school, made in 1510 in Northern France.
This book of hours from the Barberini collection is one of the most noteworthy works of the art of the French book towards the Renaissance, both for its appearance and for the state of conservation. The calendar slavishly follows the readings from the four Gospels. . The second door portrays the psalms of contrition, the funeral home and the memoirs of the saints. Reproduction of the manuscript in the original format (14.3x21.4 cm - 212 pages) with the process of transferring gold in leaf.
Leather binding with gold decorations. Limited world edition: 1280 copies numbered and certified by the Vatican Apostolic Library.
Commentary volume by Eberhard Konig, bound in burgundy red leather, size 15x21.50 cm, 130 pages.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Art, Illustrated, Literature
Book Title
Il Libro D'Ore Barberini Per Rouen Cod. Barb. Lat. 487
Condition
As new
Publication year oldest item
2005
Edition
Numbered edition
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
212
Dimensions
21.4×14.3 cm
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