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|Source||2013-12-03 - Sotheby's (Firm) - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts (L13241) (Auction/Dealer Catalog)|
Book of Hours
c. 1500 (1490 to 1511)
Nineteenth century (1800 to 1901)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy, Europe
United States of America, North America (Perhaps America)
|Full-Page Miniatures||Large Miniatures||20||Small Miniatures|
|Hist. Initials||20||Decor. Initials|
|Binding||19th-century red velvet cover, spine broken held together by cover.|
3 modern and one original endleaf at front and back. Complete, 16 lines in brown, rounded Gothic bookhand. Originally left unfinished without initials, borders, and miniatures, added 19th century. 1 and 2 line initials. 20 miniatures above 20 4-line initials. Occasional empty shields for arms.
Perkins, Oliver Henry, -1912
His late 19th- or early 20th-century armorial bookplate on front pastedown, his sale, Anderson galleries, New York, 23-24 March 1926, lot 533.
Luke, Virginia (as Luke, Virginia)
Her name added in early 20th-century pen to Perkins' bookplate.
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|Created||by lschoenb on 2013-11-17 5:51pm|
|Last Updated||by Aylin Malcolm on 2018-01-25 12:30:50 -0500|
|Editors||Aylin Malcolm , Matthias Budisin|
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