Book of Hours, use of Paris

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Book of Hours, use of Paris

Item Info

Item No: mcaw071161
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Paris
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin; Calendar and prayers on ff. 240r-248v in French
Folio Number: f. 116r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Crucifixion
Notes: This miniature begins the Hours of the Cross. The miniature was painted by a follower of the Boucicaut Master, one of the most prominent illuminators in Paris at the beginning of the fifteenth century.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1540378
Country: Country:France

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1415
Image Dimensions Width: 229 mm
ShelfMark: Widener 7
Creator Name: Boucicaut Master, workshop of - Artist