Auction 115, Lot 778

"[Book of Hours Leaf]", Anon.

Subject: Manuscripts

Period: 1500 (circa)

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Size:
4 x 5.3 inches
10.2 x 13.5 cm

This is an unusual leaf from a Book of Hours, written on paper. The text points in the direction of Holland or the western part of Germany. The writing is not very regular and the decoration is very plain; some large initials in red ink, others are highlighted in red and in the lower margins are flourishes in red pen work.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/21/2006

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