Manuscript - Illuminated Leaf from a Medieval Book of Hours - 1430

Descripción
Manuscript - Illuminated Leaf from a Medieval Book of Hours - 1430
Biblias, Manuscritos - Cantidad: 1 - Manuscrito

Rare and original manuscript leaf on vellum (thin parchment), from a French book of hours from c. 1430 - fully handwritten in Gothic script, text in one column of 14 lines and classic initial and border decorations from that time - c. 1430 - 10.2 × 8.1 cm. Text in Latin.

Condition: Fair / Good - the leaf is corrugated - slightly discoloured at the top and at the side edge - a very light contemporary line is visible in the bottom margin - solid vellum - colours are well preserved - considering its age of more than 590 years, the leaf is in fairly good condition.

Unique and richly decorated document from the Middle Ages, double-sided and completely handwritten, not printed. Produced in France. Written in dark brown ink and provided with eleven beautiful gold initials on a red and blue background. In addition, there are beautifully gilt-heightened decorations.

Detalles del lote
Objeto
Manuscrito
Número de libros
1
Tema
Biblias, Manuscritos
Autor/ Ilustrador
Manuscript
Título del libro
Illuminated Leaf from a Medieval Book of Hours
Estado
Regular
Año de publicación artículo más antiguo
1430
Edición
Primera edición
Idioma
Latín
Lengua original
Yes
Número de páginas
1
Dimensiones
10×8 cm
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