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Horae.

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Alternate Title:
Book of Hours
Corporate Author:
Catholic Church
Description:
Included are the following parts: Calendar, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Ghost, Hours of the Virgin, Office of the Dead, Penitential Psalms, Lessons from the Four Gospels, Litany of the Saints, and Diverse prayers. There are five miniatures and twenty large initials done in the Franco-Flemish style which followed the school of the brothers Van Eyck; the illumination also shows the influence of the School of Fouquet.
Topic:
Miniatures., Liturgy, Illumination of books and manuscripts, and History
Subject:
Painters, Eyck, Hubert van, 1366-1426, Eyck, Jan van, 1390-1440, Fouquet, Jean, ca. 1420-ca. 1480, Catholic Church, and Catholic Church.
Language:
Latin and French
Physical Description:
1 v. (168 leaves): vellum, 20 cm.
Publication Info:
cau and [Tournai
Imprint:
1486 or 1497.]
Genre:
Miniatures.