[Medieval manuscripts. Miniatures]. (The Tree of Jesse. Maria Desponsata Joseph. The Annunciation. Mary sitting at the weaving loom).
One large arched, two small arched and one circular miniature in colours and gold, ±9,5x7/ 4,5x3,5/ 5x4,2/ Ø 5 cm., on recto of a leaf from a Book of Hours, Southern Netherlands, late 15th cent., Latin text in black ink on vellum, littera textualis, ±19x15 cm. (leaf), ±9,3x7 cm. (text), 3/ 13 lines, one 3-line foliate initial, two 2-line foliate initials, four 1-line dentelle initials, four line-fillers, richly flourished full border on recto and verso, framed w. both sides visible.
= Contains the Hours of the Virgin, matins. The rich decorative program suggests a very high provenance. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXXXVIII.