2 edition of Western manuscripts and miniatures found in the catalog.
Western manuscripts and miniatures
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These Conditions of Sale and Business constitute the contract between Dreweatts and Bloomsbury Auctions (the 'Auctioneer') and the seller, on the one hand, and the buyer on the other. Medieval manuscripts are counted among the greatest glories of Western civilization. With their gold and painted decoration and their charming miniatures, they have always had immense appeal, and images from them can be seen everywhere - from greeting cards and wrapping paper to expensive facsimiles. This entertaining and authoritative book is the first to provide a general introduction to the /5(4).
Some dismembered manuscripts sold on eBay as single leaves Use of Paris Book of Hours, in Latin and French ff. (after removal of miniatures) x mm, 14 lines textura. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures, London, 2 December , Lot The library has many resources about illuminated manuscripts and their makers available. You can find more books like these by doing a "Browse subject" search in our online catalog under "Illumination of books and manuscripts".
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CATALOGUE OF WESTERN MANUSCRIPTS AND MINIATURES. by none stated and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at brightsideglobaltrade.com We now hold twice yearly auctions of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures in early July and December, and twice yearly Islamic and Near Eastern Books and Manuscripts sales in London’s two Islamic weeks, as well as a number of sales of individual specialised collections of books and libraries offered through our Rare Books department.
Apart from the Western and Byzantine traditions, there is another group of Asian traditions, which is generally more illustrative in nature, and from origins in manuscript book decoration also developed into single-sheet small paintings to be kept in albums, which are also called miniatures, as the Western equivalents in watercolor and other.
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Find Western Manuscripts and Miniatures by Sotheby's at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers including one with the device of Antoine Verard and over large and small miniatures, Paris, c, a Book of Hours of Sarum Use with 49 miniatures by the Bedford Master, Paris, c, a Dutch Book.
The style, with borders of very large crisp leaves often in bright pale green, and women with high prominent foreheads, is found in manuscripts along the Loire valley from Tours to Angers and Nantes (Plummer, Last Flowering,no), and this manuscript may well have been intended for use in Poitiers.
The subjects of the miniatures are. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures The Hours of Isabella d'Este, use of Rome, in Latin, opulently illuminated manuscript on parchment, Italy, c. The thrill of holding a handwritten book, perhaps once owned by a king, a Pope or a celebrated Renaissance scholar, has long set manuscripts apart from all other category of book.
An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders and miniature brightsideglobaltrade.com the strictest definition, the term refers only to manuscripts decorated with either gold or silver; but in both common usage and modern scholarship, the term refers to any decorated or illustrated manuscript from Western traditions.
Jul 10, · The miniatures have been attributed by François Avril to the Rouen illuminator, Robert Boyvin (fl), "cela ne fait aucun doute". This prolific artist came from a family established in the Rouen book trade since the early fifteenth century, and by he held a commanding position within the city's artistic community.
Dec 07, · As luck would have it, my trusty Sotheby's alert hit today with news that results are now available for the auction of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures.
The results report on the sale of 36 lots of rare and exquisite illuminated manuscripts, most on vellum and hand written and illustrated by generally unknown book artisans of the period.
Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. A previously unrecorded choir book leaf from a set of antiphonaries produced by the newly identified Master of the Montepulciano Gradual, features in the sale (Lot 62, Est.
£15, - 20,). The leaf is in immaculate condition and although it is from a known book by a recognised artist, it is otherwise.
Add tags for "The Capricorn hours: illuminated manuscript by Simon Bening ; lot 77 in the sale of Western manuscripts and miniatures.". Be the first. Similar Items. Manuscripts and Miniatures Western Manuscripts Italian AntiphonalMedium: Printed Book of HoursMedium: Early printing illuminated with metal cuts on vellum.
Printed by in Paris Year: Printer: in Paris Size: 7 5/8 x 4 7/8 inches Stock Number: Price: $ Western Manuscripts and Miniatures (#) 03 December | GMT. Auction information.
holding a book, forming a large initial on a cutting from a manuscript antiphoner on parchment [Italy (perhaps Bologna or Rome), late thirteenth or early fourteenth century] View details.
Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures will be auctioned on Wednesday 7th December (am) at Bloomsbury House, 24 Maddox Street. A highlight from the western manuscripts on offer is Bede’s Homilies on the Gospels in Latin (Lot 2, Est: £5, - 7,).
Get this from a library. Catalogue of Western manuscripts and miniatures: including the Hours of Nicolas von Firmian, Flanders, c ; The Book of Solomon, glossed, Paris, c. ; The St.
Benno's College manuscript on Medieval Welsh poetry, c. ; a large Flemish book of hours, with 12 full-page miniatures ; two Aristotle manuscripts, one from the Library of Coluccio Salutati ; the.
london: sotheby and co., read more catalogue of valuable illuminated manuscripts, french illustrated books, fine old and modern. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures (#) 02 July | BST.
Auction information. Leaf from an early Book of Hours, with a yellow rabbit, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment [France, late thirteenth or perhaps early fourteenth century] View details.
London: Sotheby, Parke Bernet & Co., 8vo stiff paper wrappers, dust jacket pages. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. 02 Jul UK, London. Login to see auction house.
View on Dreweatts Lot Number. Lot Number Estimate Low Estimate High. Book of Hours, Use of Rome, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment 02 Jul Login to see price. Sold.Medieval and Renaissance illuminated manuscripts are vehicles of the collective memory of western European culture, and provide a material connection between the scribes, illuminators, and patrons who produced these works and the audiences who view them today.Islamic manuscripts uniquely mirror the civilization that produced them.
The entire gamut of learning can be seen in these pages, from grammar, literature, and poetry to theology, astronomy, mathematics, and medicine.
handsomely illustrated with nine miniatures. In Persian. Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library: Fasl-i Panjam [The Fifth.