MedievalBooksOfHours

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    Prayer Book

    In Latin (with some French), illuminated manuscript on parchment


    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 Cambrai)

    In Latin, with some French, illuminated manuscript on parchment


    With an exceptionally large number of historiated initials, painted in bright vibrant colors,this
    delicate Book of Hours was copied for the liturgical use of Cambrai,
    but painted in nearby Mons, artistic capital of Hainaut.

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"Books of Hours Reconsidered" by S. Hindman, J. Marrow (eds.) order your copy from Brepols.

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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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