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BERLIN HOURS OF MARY OF BURGUNDY * Limited Facsimile Edition * Manuscript 78 B 12 › Berliner Kupferstichkabinett (Museum of Prints and Drawings) and Staatsbibliothek Preuß. Kulturbesitz (Berlin, Germany) * Facsimile Edition: 1 volume * Commentary: 1 volume * Mint copy
Coron Exklusiv Luzern / Gütersloh - 1998 - THE BERLIN HOURS OF MARY OF BURGUNDY * * * The book of hours of Mary of Burgundy and the Emperor Maximilian has been created between 1477 and 1482 and is therefore one of the earliest work of art of the "Burgundian illumination". It served the famous Simon Bening as example and inspiration. Today the manuscript is kept as 78 B 12 in the print room (Kupferstichkabinett) of the Staatlichen Museen und Preußischer Kulturbesitz in Berlin * * * Title: Berlin Hours of Mary of Burgundy * Owner / Shelf mark: 78 B 12 › Berliner Kupferstichkabinett (Museum of Prints and Drawings) and Staatsbibliothek Preuß. Kulturbesitz (Berlin, Germany) * Alternative Titles: Berliner Stundenbuch der Maria von Burgund und Kaiser Maximilians * Theme: Private Devotion Books * Style: Renaissance * Date: Between 1477 and 1480 * Origin: Burgundy * Format: 10.3 × 7 cm * Extent: 724 pages * Language: Latin * Content: Book of Hours, a devotional book of prayers for the private use and edification of the laity * Artists / Schools: Master of Mary of Burgundy * Illustrations: 7 full-page illustrations, 47 smaller miniatures and 16 pages with richly decorated borders * Patron: Emperor Maximilian I (1459-1519) for his bride Mary of Burgundy (1457-1482), daughter of Charles the Bold * Former Owners / Provenance: Mary of Burgundy (1457-1482), daughter of Charles the Bold * * * Facsimile Edition * Publisher / Year: Coron Exklusiv, Luzern / Gütersloh - 1998 * Limited Edition: 980 copies * Volumes: Facsimile Edition: 1 volume * Commentary: 1 volume * Commentary: (German) Commentary by Eberhard König, Bodo Brinkman, Fedje Anzelewsky and Frauke Steenbock * Binding: Bound in red velvet, with a partially gilded sterling clasp and gilt edging * Boxing: Leather case in the style of the original and green velvet box * Condition: Mint copy We are specialized in Fine art facsimile editions and can offer more than 300 different editions. We ship worldwide. Please contact us in your mother tongue if you have any questions or wishes - we are happy to help and advice you! [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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