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HOLY BIBLE - VATICAN ILLUST - Easton Press - DELUXE LIMITED ED ILLUMINATED RARE
1748. ***Copy of photos, personal formats, graphics, or text is prohibited. Ebay may drop listings with infractions. I review content regularly. Deluxe Limited Edition Holy Bible with Illustrations from the Vatican Library Author: Illustrations by Description from Regal Books: For the first time ever in a modern leather bound bible (at time of publishing), the most renowned and exquisite biblical art from the archives of the Vatican in a bible of unparalleled beauty. This edition is based on the extraordinary Renaissance 1748 Urbino bible with all 90 of original paintings commissioned by the Duke of Urbino over 500 years ago, and complimented by other specifically selected works from other Renaissance bibles and prayer books made available by the Vatican Library. The ornate borders, column dividers, scrollwork, and illuminated initial letters are all jewels of the renaissance art. I have included a few mash ups of the intricate miniatures, beautiful embellishments, as well as partial or full page illustrations. To reproduce the jewel-like hues of the original art in their full glory, a special six-color printing process was used in creating this master work. Further, to authentically recreate the luster of pure gold that illuminated Renaissance artistry, a special metallic gold ink was formulated exclusively for this edition. Touches are applied in hand-silhouetted detail to imbue this work with golden radiance throughout. This is extremely unusual for Easton Press editions and I have not seen another title with such painstaking effort from that publisher. The illustrations … [Click Below for Full Description]
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