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Book of Hours. Use of Autun
PARIS: SIMON VOSTRE, [ALMANAC 1507-1527]
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99
Book of Hours. Use of Autun
PARIS: SIMON VOSTRE, [ALMANAC 1507-1527]
Estimate
15,00020,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Book of Hours. Use of Autun
PARIS: SIMON VOSTRE, [ALMANAC 1507-1527]
4to (180 x 112mm.), 156 leaves, 21 lines, PRINTED ON VELLUM, metalcut device of Simon Vostre on title-page, initials supplied in gold on coloured grounds, metalcut borders on each page, 20 full-page illuminated metalcuts, seventeenth-century calf, red edges, binding somewhat rubbed, joints weak
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Literature

Bohatta 24; Lacombe 160; Moreau 1507, 88 (listing 2 copies only, both in Paris)

Catalogue Note

A CLEAN AND CRISP COPY WITH FINE ILLUMINATIONS by a Parisian illuminator. This is one of just two books of hours of the use of Autun listed by Bohatta (the other was printed by Nicolas Hygman for Vostre). We have found no sale records for this edition.

Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts and Continental and Russian Books

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