Book of Hours

Date:

c. 1455 (early 20th century binding)

Artist:

Netherlandish
American binding

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Title

Book of Hours

Origin

Netherlands

Date

1450–1459

Medium

Manuscript with 89 folios, six miniatures and other decorations in colored inks and gold leaf, with littera textualis inscriptions in Latin, in brownish black ink, and ruled in light purple ink, on parchment, bound with parchment over boards

Dimensions

130 x 80 mm (images, average); 230 x 160 mm (sheets, average)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John J. Borland

Reference Number

1915.534

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