Book of Hours (From Bruges): Baltimore, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.173 (English Edition)

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This large Book of Hours was created ca. 1440-50 in Bruges by the Masters of the Gold Scrolls. The original female patron was especially devoted to Franciscan and French saints, as evinced by the content of the calendar, litany, and suffrages. Although six images have been lost, the remaining seventeen miniatures and eight historiated initials are fine representations of the later work of the Gold Scrolls artists working in Bruges through ca. 1450. (From the manuscript description: http://thedigitalwalters.org/Data/WaltersManuscripts/html/W173/description.html)

This facsimile contains only page images of the manuscript. The manuscript was digitized by the Walters Art Museum and the images released under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0) license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en). The Walters Art Museum does not endorse this facsimile.


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