Item No: mca1181320
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Rare Book Department
This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1470.
King David in penance
This miniature by the Sienese artist Liberale da Verona (1445-1527/29) begins the Penitential Psalms. 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