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Book of Hours
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Book of Hours


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  • Time Sanctified: The Book of Hours in Medieval Art and Life. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988.
Provenance Completed in the 1440s for use of Rome and Dominican use, illumination reflects influence of Bedford Master and associates. Effaced entry in lower margin on f. 31, s. XVI/XVII. On back pastedown, in pencil, s. XIX ex.: '34'. Léon Gruel, Paris bookbinder and bookseller, Gruel and Engelmann bookplate inscribed 'No. 128', s. XIX/XX. Henry Walters, Baltimore, between 1895-1931, by purchase from Gruel.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
16th/17th century
Medium
parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.257
Measurements
Overall: 7 1/2 x 5 1/8 in. (19 x 13 cm)
Geographies
  • France, Paris (Place of Binding)
  • France (Place of Binding)
  • west (Place of Binding)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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