Manuscript - Leaf from a book of hours - ca. 1450

Description
Manuscript - Leaf from a book of hours - ca. 1450
Illustrated, Manuscripts, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Manuscript

Original manuscript - 15th century - vellum - 13 × 9.5 cm.

Condition: although more than 500 years old, the manuscript is still in good condition; the vellum is slightly tanned. Elements that determine the value: its rarity, quality, age and attractiveness. This is a masterpiece in any serious collection.

These 15th-century manuscript leaves are from a Latin prayer book written in France. The text is written in brown ink, 2 initials are gilt-heightened. All text on these leaves is written by hand. The red part at the bottom is written in French “... les heures ... pour le lundi”

Lot details
Object
Manuscript
Number of Books
1
Subject
Illustrated, Manuscripts, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Manuscript
Book Title
Leaf from a book of hours - ca. 1450
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French, Latin
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Loose page
Number of pages
2
Dimensions
13×9.5 cm
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