Abbot Delaunay. Le livre d'heures de la reine d'Anne de Bretagne, 1841


Abbot Delaunay Le livre d'heures de la reine d'Anne de Bretagne (Book of hours for Queen Anne of Brittany). L. Curmer, Paris, 1841.

Two in-folio volumes, full cardinal purple Moroccan leather, first and second boards gilt-stamped galero cardinalice in center of boards surrounded by cold-embossed fleur-de-lys frieze, decorated ribbed spine, double gilt threading along inner edges, clasps, interior frieze, all edges gilt.

Two very fine examples of book of hours with rich color illuminations and its appendix.

One of appendix clasps is unsoldered

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014090572