46 Hall Street, Bondi Beach, NSW 2026 | (02) 9130 5155
The Belles Heures of Jean, Duke of Berry Prince of France- Introduction by James J. Rorimer
The Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry, or Belles Heures of Jean de Berry is an early 15th-century illuminated manuscript book of hours commissioned by the French prince John, Duke of Berry, around 1409, and made for his use in private prayer and especially devotions to the Virgin Mary.
A hard cover edition with blue decorative slipcase, marbled boards with gilt lettering and coat of arms. Full-page colour plates with gilt highlights. There is foxing and toning throughout but the text and colour plates are clear and legible. The slipcase has wear and tear and rubbing at the edges.
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Publication Date: 1958.
For more details please email email@example.com