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  • M6390 Floral Border from a Book of Hours, Manuscript Leaf on Vellum, Paris, c. 1490

This is a genuine leaf from a Book of Hours, a Prayer Book for lay use in private or family devotion.  It was written by hand c. 1500.  Latin text written in dark brown ink in a Gothic hand with versal initials in gold leaf on a ground of blue and burgundy with white tracery.   One-quarter floral border on each side of liquid gold and colors of tempera on ivy vines.  Text is taken from the Hours of the Cross.  From a book dedicated to, and perhaps owned by Catherine de Medici.  Size: 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.
  • M6390 Floral Border from a Book of Hours, Manuscript Leaf on Vellum, Paris, c. 1490

This is a genuine leaf from a Book of Hours, a Prayer Book for lay use in private or family devotion.  It was written by hand c. 1500.  Latin text written in dark brown ink in a Gothic hand with versal initials in gold leaf on a ground of blue and burgundy with white tracery.   One-quarter floral border on each side of liquid gold and colors of tempera on ivy vines.  Text is taken from the Hours of the Cross.  From a book dedicated to, and perhaps owned by Catherine de Medici.  Size: 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.

M6390 Floral Border from a Book of Hours, Manuscript Leaf on Vellum, Paris, c. 1490

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M6390 Floral Border from a Book of Hours, Manuscript Leaf on Vellum, Paris, c. 1490

This is a genuine leaf from a Book of Hours, a Prayer Book for lay use in private or family devotion.  It was written by hand c. 1500.  Latin text written in dark brown ink in a Gothic hand with versal initials in gold leaf on a ground of blue and burgundy with white tracery.   One-quarter floral border on each side of liquid gold and colors of tempera on ivy vines.  Text is taken from the Hours of the Cross.  From a book dedicated to, and perhaps owned by Catherine de Medici.  Size: 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.

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