MedievalBooksOfHours

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    Prayer Book

    In Latin (with some French), illuminated manuscript on parchment
    Belgium, Brussels, c. 1460 and Lille, c. 1475


    Rediscovery of a Prayer Book associating two distinct artists, with an impressive number of forty-four large miniatures (grisaille and colored), as well as five smaller miniatures.

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    Book of Hours (Use of Paris)

    In Latin and French, illuminated manuscript on parchment
    France, Paris, c.1490


    This striking Book of Hours contains miniatures by an accomplished and prolific artist named the Master of the Chronique scandaleuse after a manuscript he painted for Jean de Chabannes

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S. Hindman and K. Goepfert confront a range of questions which one should consider when buying a Book of Hours.

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Dr. Hindman talks to the Antique trade Gazette about the market for illuminated manuscripts.

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