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“OH LORD, OPEN THOU MY LIPS AND MY MOUTH SHALL SHEW FORTH THY PRAISE”

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Besancon, France, circa 1430.

Exquisite illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, circa 1430, featuring an exceptional, large, domed, hand-colored image depicting the Crucifixion, with the text from the Hours of the Cross. $12,750.

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"CONVERT US, O GOD, OUR SAVIOR"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Rouen, France, circa 1470.

Beautiful illuminated leaf from a French Book of Hours, circa 1470, featuring a complex miniature of the Coronation of the Virgin, four lines of the Compline, stunning borders, and elaborate four- and one-line initials. $12,750.

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"THOU O LORD WILT OPEN MY LIPS"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Limoges, France, circa 1480.

Splendid illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, a large, hand-colored image depicting the Annunciation, with four lines of Latin text from the Hours of the Virgin in Gothic script; four- and one-line initials, beautifully and elaborately bordered with the traditional leaves and flowers as well as a fox, a peacock, and a sparrow. $12,750.

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"O LORD, OPEN THOU MY LIPS AND MY MOUTH SHALL DECLARE THY PRAISE"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Bruges, Belgium, circa 1460-79.

Beautiful illuminated leaf from a 15th-century Belgian Book of Hours—likely for English use—featuring a very large floriated initial; a lovely, detailed miniature of the Agony in the Garden; and an elaborate floral border. $11,500.

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"LORD, REBUKE ME NOT IN THY FURY"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Northern France, circa 1470.

Beautiful illuminated leaf from a French Book of Hours, featuring five splendid miniatures depicting The Last Judgment and scenes from the life of David; three lines of Latin text from the Penitential Psalms; and an elaborate three-line initial. $11,000.

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FEATURING A BEAUTIFUL AND UNUSUAL HAND-COLORED IMAGE OF ALL SAINTS

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. France, circa 1470s.

Lovely and most unusual illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, circa 1470, featuring a striking hand-colored image depicting All Saints, with four lines of Latin text from the Hours of the Days of the Week (Tuesday) in Batarde script and a three-line initial, beautifully bordered. $9750.

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"GENTLE LADY OF MERCY, MOTHER OF PITY"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Rouen, France, circa 1470.

Beautiful illuminated leaf from a French Book of Hours, featuring a poignant miniature of the Pieta, three lines of an Old French prayer, stunning borders, and an elaborate three-line initial. $9000.

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“GLORY BE TO THE FATHER, AND TO THE SON: AND TO THE HOLY GHOST”

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Northwest France, circa 1450-75.

Exquisite illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, an exceptional, large, domed, hand-colored image depicting the Crucifixion, with the Latin text of the Ave Maria on the verso, most rare. $8800.

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"HE THAT BELIEVETH AND IS BAPTIZED, SHALL BE SAVED"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Possibly Bruges, Belgium, circa 1460.

Lovely oversize illuminated leaf from a Belgian Book of Hours, circa 1460, featuring a small miniature of Saint Mark the Evangelist and the Lion; 19 lines of text from the Gospel Lessons; one two-line initial; and a handsome border. $6700.

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