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|Source||2012 - Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 - The Library of John Ruskin [Oxford: Oxford Bibliographical Society, 2012 (James S. Dearden)] (Collection Catalog)|
Book of Hours
C 1320 (1310 to 1331)
Saint-Omer, France, Europe
|Binding||19th-c. brown morocco blind-stamped binding by Bedford|
Notes from this catalogue: Calendar illustrations with occupations of the month; illuminated miniature initials with signs of zodiac; margins decorated with small grotesques throughout. | Additional provenance notes: John Ruskin (bookplate). | Literature: British Museum, Reproductions from Illuminated Manuscripts, series II, pl. xxi, reproduces fol. 56; Ruskin Works, v, p. 714 and xi, p. 8 for reproductions of decoration in Stones of Venice and Modern Painters, thought wrongly by Cook and Wedderburn to be from fols. 76 and 84 of this MS. They are in fact reproduced from "The Ruskin Hours" (this catalogue, no. 1332); J.S. Dearden, "John Ruskin the Collector," in The Library, 5th ser., 21 (1966), no. 33.
|(No Date)||Ruskin, John, 1819-1900|
|(No Date)||British Library|
|(No Date)||Reid, George|
|(No Date)||Victoria & Albert Museum|
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