Lot 112: An original leaf from a late medieval manuscript prayer book, the Book of Hours. 16 lines of text, ruled in red, written in Latin with dark brown ink in a clear Gothic script on animal vellum. This leaf contains highly burnished gold initials on blue and red ground with white tracery. Flanders: Ghent/Bruges, circa 1460.
Oak Auctions' Rare Autograph and Manuscript Auction
Thursday, 19th November 2015
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