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St Stephen surrounded by other Saints, miniature on a leaf from the Courtanvaux-Elmhirst Hours, in Latin [France (perhaps Châlons-en-Champagne), c.1480s]
single leaf, c.144x97mm, vellum, with a miniature for the Litany, 14 lines, c.65x52mm, folio 83 in the parent manuscript, small pigment losses
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Description

The unusual emphasis given to St Stephen in this group may be because he was the patron saint of the cathedral of Châlons-en-Champagne.

From the same manuscript as the previous two and the following lots.

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