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Twelve miniatures from the Book of Hours [HU Codex 1]: John the Evangelist (leaf 16a), Pentecost (leaf 24a), Crucifixion (32a), Annunciation (leaf 43a), Visitation (Mary to Elizabeth) (leaf 55a), Nativity (leaf 69a), Annunciation to the Shepherds (leaf 73b), Adoration of the Magi (leaf 78a), Presentation in the Temple (leaf 92a), Flight into Egypt (96b), David and Goliath (111a), and Office of the Dead (leaf 135b).

  • Country of origin: France
  • Date: ca. 1490
  • Citations: Bond, W. H. Supplement to the Census of Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada, no. 2
  • Provenance: McVitty
  • miniatures, illumination, decorative borders

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manuscripts, medieval, France, Middle Ages, vellum, books of hours, illumination, miniatures, John the Evangelist, Pentecost, Crucifixion, Annunciation, Visitation (Mary to Elizabeth), Nativity, Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, David and Goliath, and Office of the Dead, Mary, Joseph, Angels, Christmas, Easter, death


History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology | Medieval Studies

Miniatures from the Book of Hours [HU Codex 1]