Hours of Charles the Noble, King of Navarre (1361-1425): fol. 212v, Text

Ink, tempera, and gold on vellum | 20.3 x 15.7 x 7cm | c. 1405

Master of the Brussels Initials and Associates

This precious volume was obviously highly prized by its owner, the French-born King of Navarre, who had his coat of arms painted on no less than twenty folios. Rather than directly commissioning this manuscript from a specific workshop, it seems that...
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