Book of Hours, use of Rome

Medieval Manuscripts
Book of Hours, use of Rome

Item Info

Item No: mca1080220
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: ff. 22v-23r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Opening with the Pentecost
Notes: This opening begins the Hours of the Holy Spirit. The miniature is painted by a Bruges artist known as the Master of Edward IV for a manuscript he illuminated for the English king. The border decoration filled with illusionistic flowers, plants and insects on a gold background is typical of Flemish illumination at this time.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1457702
Country: Country:Belgium

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1499
Image Dimensions Width: 178 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 108
Creator Name: Master of Edward IV - Artist

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