Loading... Please wait...
  • M4701r  Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel, Manuscript Leaf in Gold and Tempera on Vellum, France, c. 1490

A single leaf from a Book of Hours, in Latin, on vellum.  Beautiful miniature of the Annunciation to Mary by the Angel Gabriel concerning the Birth of Jesus, above 4 lines of text, written in brown ink in a gothic liturgical hand, with line-fillers and one-line initials in burnished gold blue and rust grounds with fine gold tracery, a 4-line initial in shades of gray on a ground of rust and infilled with fruit and leaves on a gold ground.   Full border of acanthus, leaves, and flowers and black hair-line sprays on a liquid gold ground.  A drollery resides in the lower border.  Slight damage to the faces of Gabriel and Mary caused by devotional wear. Size: 5 3/4 x 4 inches.
  • M4701 Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel, Manuscript Leaf in Gold and Tempera on Vellum, France, c. 1490

A single leaf from a Book of Hours, in Latin, on vellum.  Beautiful miniature of the Annunciation to Mary by the Angel Gabriel concerning the Birth of Jesus, above 4 lines of text, written in brown ink in a gothic liturgical hand, with line-fillers and one-line initials in burnished gold blue and rust grounds with fine gold tracery, a 4-line initial in shades of gray on a ground of rust and infilled with fruit and leaves on a gold ground.   Full border of acanthus, leaves, and flowers and black hair-line sprays on a liquid gold ground.  A drollery resides in the lower border.  Slight damage to the faces of Gabriel and Mary caused by devotional wear. Size: 5 3/4 x 4 inches.

M4701 Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel, France c. 1490

$1,950.00
Weight:
0.20 LBS
Shipping:
Calculated at checkout
Quantity:

Product Description

M4701 Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel, Manuscript Leaf in Gold and Tempera on Vellum, France, c. 1490

A single leaf from a Book of Hours, in Latin, on vellum.  Beautiful miniature of the Annunciation to Mary by the Angel Gabriel concerning the Birth of Jesus, above 4 lines of text, written in brown ink in a gothic liturgical hand, with line-fillers and one-line initials in burnished gold blue and rust grounds with fine gold tracery, a 4-line initial in shades of gray on a ground of rust and infilled with fruit and leaves on a gold ground.   Full border of acanthus, leaves, and flowers and black hair-line sprays on a liquid gold ground.  A drollery resides in the lower border.  Slight damage to the faces of Gabriel and Mary caused by devotional wear. Size: 5 3/4 x 4 inches.

Find Similar Products by Category

Product Reviews

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!

Write your own product review