Book of Hours

Object Details

Title:

Book of Hours

Artist/Maker:

Master of Guillaume Lambert (French, active about 1475 - 1485)

Culture:

French

Place:

Lyon, France (Place created)

Date:

1478

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold paint, and iron gall ink on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with brown jansenist morocco

Object Number:

Ms. 10

Dimensions:

Leaf: 14.6 × 9.8 cm (5 3/4 × 3 7/8 in.)

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