Manuscript - Original page from a book of hours - 1463

Description
Manuscript - Original page from a book of hours - 1463
Bibles, Manuscripts - Quantity: 1 - Single sheet

Original manuscript - 15th century - vellum - 10 × 7.5 cm.

Condition: although more than 550 years old, the leaf is still in good condition; the top corner is damaged. Elements that determine the value: its rarity, quality, age and attractiveness. This is a masterpiece in any serious collection.

This 15th-century manuscript page is from a Latin book of hours that was written in France. One sentence begins with a gilt-heightened initial with red, blue and white penwork.

This is a manuscript on vellum (thin parchment - animal skin) with some beautiful initials decorated with penwork. This is an original unique piece from the 15th century.

Lot details
Object
Single sheet
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bibles, Manuscripts
Author/ Illustrator
Manuscript
Book Title
Original page from a book of hours
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1463
Edition
Other
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Loose page
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