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Heures, a lusaige de Rome (Book of Hours, use of Rome)

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Paris: Philippe Pigouchet, for Simon Vostre, 22 August 1498


Duke of Hamilton; Louis Lebeuf de Montgermont (1841-1918); his sale, Paris, pt. VII, May 1913, lot 40; Edouard Rahir (1862-1924), from whose sale, Paris, lot 331, purchased by MFA, May 1931 ($1,400).

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Horae (Hours)

Les presentes heures a lusaige de Rome


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff H-394; BMC VIII 119; Bohatta 648


Overall: 21.2 x 14.5 x 2.3 cm (8 3/8 x 5 11/16 x 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous metalcuts, printed on vellum


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books