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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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"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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“THE GRACE OF THE HOLY GHOST FREE UNTO US BEFALL”

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. France, circa 1490.

Beautiful illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, a large, hand-colored image depicting the Pentecost in crisp detail, with three lines of Latin text in batarde script and a three-line initial "D" below the image, bordered with flowers, leaves, and acanthus leaves. $7800.

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"MY MOUTH SHALL DECLARE THY PRAISE"

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. France, circa 1490.

Wonderful 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, one four-line floriated initial, one two-line initial, and a line extender, beautifully bordered on all sides by berries, flowers, acanthus leaves, and a bird-like drollery. $6500.

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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. Paris, circa 1520.

Wonderful illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, a large, hand-colored image depicting the Annunciation, with ten lines of Latin text from the Hours of the Virgin in batarde script and three one-line gilt initials. $5800.

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LOVELY 13TH-CENTURY ILLUMINATED LEAF FROM A FRENCH BOOK OF HOURS

(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Paris, France, circa 1250.

Lovely illuminated leaf from a French Book of Hours, circa 1250, featuring decorate page header text, one two-line initial, a decorative column divider, and 92 lines of microscopic gothic text in two columns. $1200.

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