Book of hours.

Record ID: 
282752
Accession number: 
TMP 2006-027.1
Title: 
Book of hours.
Created: 
Bruges, Belgium, ca. 1520-1530.
Binding: 
Black morocco profusely gilt, with gilt edges and marbled endleaves, ca. 1700; in an old red velvet fitted bag.
Credit: 
Melvin R. Seiden Collection.
Description: 
236 leaves (1 column, 17 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 128 x 85 mm
Provenance: 
Sale, Sotheby’s, Dec. 6, 2005, lot 54.
Notes: 

Ms. book of hours written and illuminated in the southern Netherlands or northern Belgium, probably in Bruges, ca. 1520-1530.

Decoration: 11 full page miniatures, 35 small miniatures, 69 historiated borders , line fillers and illuminated initials throughout.

Script: 
round gothic hand
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: