Book of Hours by the Master of Charles VIII

Master of Charles VIII

Illuminated manuscript on vellum 24.5 x 17 cm (9.6 x 6.7 in.) Paris - circa 1490-1495

Book of Hours, illuminated manuscript on vellum with 97 miniatures (18 full page or large and 79 smaller ones in the suffrages and the calendar) by the Master of Charles VIII. Many highly unusual borders in black.

Literature
Prof. Eberhard König, Paris mon Amour III, Ein herrliches Stundenbuch mit vielen schwarzgrundigen Bordüren: eines der schönsten Werke vom Meister Karls VIII, Bibermühle, 2018, cat. no. 81, pp. 221-250

EXHIBITOR

Heribert Tenschert - Antiquariat Bibermühle

"Books, Maps and Manuscripts"

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