Auction 93, Lot 438

"[Illuminated Leaf]", Anon.

Subject: Medieval Manuscripts

Period: 1500 (circa)

Publication: Book of Hours

Color: Hand Color

4 x 5.5 inches
10.2 x 14 cm

Simple illuminated manuscript on vellum, written in an unpretentious hand. The text is from the 142nd Psalm (143rd Psalm in the King James Version). There are 9 initials in red and blue, decorated with gold leaf.


Condition: A

Minor stains in margins.

Estimate: $170 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/6/2000