Item No: mca1180950
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Rare Book Department
This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1470.
Death standing in a landscape
This miniature by the Sienese artist Liberale da Verona (1445-1527/29) begins the Office of the Dead. 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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Lewis E 118
Liberale da Verona - Artist