Book of Hours
Bruges, Belgium, ca. 1460-1470.
Early 18th-century red morocco gilt.
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) before 1913.
190 leaves (1 column, 17 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 130 x 90 mm
Belonged (June 12, 1806) to George Rant (his signature in first leaf); purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) before 1913; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Ms. book of hours for the use of Sarum; written and illuminated in Bruges, Belgium, ca. 1460-1470.
Decoration: 19 grisaille miniatures.
Artist: orbit of Guillaume Vrelant.