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Title The Hours of Catherine of Cleves / introduction and commentaries by John Plummer.

Publication Info. New York : George Braziller, [1966]

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  ND3363.C3 P55 1966    AVAILABLE
Description 359 pages : 160 color facsimiles ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Reproduced from the illuminated manuscript belonging to the Guennol Collection and the Pierpont Morgan Library."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 358-359).
Summary A hard cover book with pages from the ornately illuminated manuscript in the Gothic art style, produced in about 1440 by the anonymous Dutch artist known as the Master of Catherine of Cleves. It is one of the most lavishly illuminated manuscripts to survive from the 15th century and has been described as one of the masterpieces of Northern European illumination--Amazon.
Provenance Gift of Lessing J. Rosenwald, 1943-1975. DLC
Subject Hours of Catherine of Cleves.
Hours of Catherine of Cleves. (OCoLC)fst01357227
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Dutch.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Dutch. (OCoLC)fst00967281
Enluminure.
Livres d'heures.
Illumination of books and namuscripts, Dutch.
Genre/Form Books of hours.
Added Author Catherine, of Cleves, Duchess, consort of Arnold, van Egmond, Duke of Gelderland, 1417-1476.
Plummer, John, 1919- writer of supplementary textual content, writer of added commentary.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Pierpont Morgan Library.
Added Title Hours of Catherine of Cleves.
Other Form: Online version: Hours of Catherine of Cleves. New York, G. Braziller [1966] (OCoLC)564740448

 
    
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