Lot 226. (Hours for the use of Paris.)

Starting price: € 15 000
Auction date: 11.05.2020   10:00 UTC +01:00
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Lot 226 | (Hours for the use of Paris.)
(Heures a l'usage de Paris.) A printed Latin book of hours on vellum, Paris, around 1510. Probably A Fragment. With 20 (13 full-page) illustrations in metal cut, painted over in colors & Gold Miniatures, the number of rich painted initials and line fillers as well as all text pages of the metal section surrounded by borders. 89 Bl., single-column, 22 lines. Collation A1, b1-9 (out of 10), a8-c8, d2-8, e8-k8. Model Maroquin with rich ornament. u. floral Blindpräg., Stand-up - u. Innenkantenverg. & gold cut.

Of us to Lacombe is not a defining book of hours fragment (Kollat. with 2 layers of b (b10 u b8 and with 22 lines) probably similar to 158 Lacombe u. 167. Fol. A with since. Illustration to "De sanctissima trinitate". Bl.2 (b1) begins: In principio verbum erat: et verbum erat apud deum..., Bl. b9 ending: ..Venit autem et nicodemus quod venerat ad iesuz nocte primum, ferens mix- (John, captain. 19, Verse 39). The layers a-k, respectively, with the marker characters "P" in the signature of the first leaf. - Stellenw. slightly wavy and partly slightly browned or fingerfl., initially, 2 Bl. with repair in the unt. Eck. - Rare. - Book of Hours, Latin, Use of Paris, Printed on Parchment and Illuminated, Paris, Early 16th Century. Octavo, printed on vellum throughout, with a border of metal cuts around each page of printed text, hand-illuminated initials throughout, seven hand-illuminates smaller metal-cut illustrations, and thirteen full-page hand-illuminated and over-painted full-page metal cut Illustrations in colors and gold; text is not complete, A1, b9 (of 10), a-c8, d2-8, e-k8, bound in ornately blind-tooled contemporary morocco with doublures, a. e. g., 6 3/4 x 4 in.

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