Item No: mca1180910
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Rare Book Department
This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1470.
The Man of Sorrows supported by angels
This miniature by the Sienese artist Liberale da Verona (1445-1527/29) begins the Office of the Cross. The beautiful white vine scroll decoration in the border on the facing page is a common type of decoration found in Italian Renaissance manuscripts from the fifteenth century.
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132 mm x 98 mm
Lewis E 118
Liberale da Verona - Artist