9 Highlights from the Maurice Burrus Collection

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BOOK OF HOURS, USE OF RENNES. Illuminated manuscript in Latin on vellum in the R...

BOOK OF HOURS, USE OF RENNES. Illuminated manuscript in Latin on vellum in the ROHAN style. France, Brittany, c. 1420-1430. 158 x 110 mm, 108 leaves. 6 full-page miniatures with borders, 13 decorated initials with borders. Binding: French calf gilt c. 1570.

The miniatures were shared between two illuminators, one of which is very close to the MAÎTRE DES PEINTURES DES SAINTS DANS LES GRANDES HEURES DE ROHAN.

The book testifi es of an early Breton illumination and of the dissemination of the Rohan style.

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