"[Illuminated Leaf]", Hardouin, Gilles
Subject: Early Printing
Period: 1526 (published)
Publication: Horae B.V.M. Secundumusum Romanvorn
Color: Hand Color
4.4 x 6.9 inches
11.2 x 17.5 cm
Beautiful and unusual vellum leaf printed on both sides with Gothic textura type. Surrounding the text are fully colored engraved scenes including Herod's daughter holding the head of John the Baptist on her sword.
Some stray green color in margin, which would be covered with matting.