Leaf from a Book of Hours: Text with Illustrated Border (verso)

Ink, tempera and liquid gold on vellum | 19.5 x 13cm | c. 1510

Unknown Artist

Characteristic of the artist's hand, the bright orange-reds combine with deep blues, greens, and an abundance of gold wash in this leaf. He used fine parallel lines or crosshatching in gold to indicate the shading, highlights, and texture of draperie...
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