Das Briçonnet-Stundenbuch = The Briçonnet Hours.

Author
Catholic Church [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
  • [Luzern] : Quaternio Verlag Luzern, [2020]
  • ©2020
Description
143 leaves, that is, 286 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm + 1 commentary volume (175 pages : color illustrations, facsimiles, genealogical tables ; 22 cm)

Details

Subject(s)
Illuminator
Writer of added commentary
Related name
Library of Congress genre
Facsimiles [Browse]
Rare books genre
Notes
  • Full-color facsimile of a manuscript book of hours produced in Tours, France around 1485. The Briçonnet Hours are named for Guillaume Briçonnet, their probable patron, and feature 25 full-page illuminations by the artist Jean Poyer. The manuscript is preserved at the Teylers Museum, Haarlem, under the shelfmark Ms. 78.
  • Commentary has title: Das Briçonnet-Stundenbuch: Ms. 78, Haarlem, Teylers Museum.
  • Commentary includes contributions by Pierre-Gilles Girault, Mara Hofmann, Christine Seidel, and Roger S. Wieck.
  • Edition of 680 copies numbered with Arabic numerals; an additional 60 copies, numbered in Roman numerals, are reserved for archival purposes.
  • Title from colophon of facsimile.
  • Issued in slipcase.
Bibliographic references
Commentary includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
The manuscript facsimile is in Latin; the accompanying commentary is in German.
Provenance
Princeton copy 1 Number 164 out of 680 copies.
Other title(s)
  • Briçonnet Hours
  • Ms. 78, Haarlem, Teylers Museum.
ISBN
  • 9783905924718
  • 3905924714
OCLC
1152246675
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