"O, GOD, COME TO MY ASSISTANCE!"
(ILLUMINATED LEAF). Illuminated Leaf from a Book of Hours. Likely Rouen, France, circa 1475.
Beautiful illuminated miniature from a French Book of Hours, a striking hand-colored image depicting the Presentation in the Temple, with four lines of Latin text from the Hour of None in batarde script, a three-line initial, a one-line initial, and two line extenders, beautifully bordered with animals, flowers, and acanthus leaves. $8500.