Leaf from a Book of Hours: Decorated Initial D[eus] with Foliated Border (Opening of Terce: Hours of the Holy Spirit)

Ink, tempera and gold on vellum | 12.7 x 8.4cm | 1430s

Master of Guillebert de Mets

The Master of Guillebert de Mets (probably Jean de Pestivien) is named after the scribe who recorded his name in an illuminated copy of the Decameron (a collection of stories by Giovanni Boccaccio, written 1351-53) made for Duke Philip the G...
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