Great Hours of Rohan, XV century (5*)

5.310,00

This facsimile is part of the Spectacular Library.
Extraordinary codex considered as the ultimate expression of medieval mysticism. The majesty of its miniatures places it in the most outstanding place of the art of the first half of the XV century.

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Spectacular codex considered as the ultimate expression of medieval mysticism. The majesty of its miniatures places it in the most outstanding place of the art of the first half of the 15th century. A 5 stars in every great Library!

The miniatures, with their intense colors, transmit feelings and reflect almost mystical temperaments: “… the genius of Master Rohan reaches its peak in the tragic expression of pain and death …”

Original guarded in the National Library of France, signature Lat. 9471.

Extraordinary facsimile edition of the year 2005, in a limited edition of 995 copies, numbered and authenticated by notary.

Codex bound in leather on wood, loin profusely gilded, nerves, tejuelos, format 21 x 29 cm. 478 pages, decorated with gold, containing 293 beautiful miniatures, many of them in full page. Presented in a beautiful box-case book format, imitating the lomera of the manuscript.

Accompanied by complementary study book, bound in hard cover with dust jacket, guide tape, format 25.5 x 36 cm. 380 pages very illustrated, texts in Spanish.

Set in perfect condition. One of the most spectacular Books of Hours, beautiful and great for its illuminations, gold, silver and intense colors.

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