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Leaf from a Book of Hours

Object Details

Title:

Leaf from a Book of Hours

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

French

Place:

Rouen, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 1500

Medium:

Tempera colors and gold leaf on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. 58 (94.MS.43)

Dimensions:

Leaf: 17.6 × 12.8 cm (6 15/16 × 5 1/16 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of Collection Heinz Kisters, Switzerland

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Exhibitions
Exhibitions
A Masterpiece Reconstructed: The Hours of Louis XII (October 18, 2005 to May 1, 2006) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), October 18, 2005 to January 8, 2006
Temptation and Salvation: The Psalms of King David (June 9 to August 16, 2009) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 9 to August 16, 2009
Illuminating Women in the Medieval World (June 20 to September 17, 2017) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 20 to September 17, 2017
Bibliography
Bibliography

"Acquisitions/1994." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 23 (1995), p. 89, no. 46, ill.

Kren, Thomas. French Illuminated Manuscripts in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007), p. 108, ill.