Sheet in natural parchment of 4 pages of the Chess Games of Alfonso X the Wise

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Sheet in natural parchment of 4 pages of the facsimile edition of the Book of Chess Games, Dice and Tables of Alfonso X the Wise

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Sheet in natural parchment of 4 pages of the facsimile edition of the Book of Chess Games, Dice and Tables of Alfonso X the Wise, whose original manuscript is preserved in the Library of the Royal Monastery of El Escorial.

Paradigm of the cultural work of Alfonso X, the 150 miniatures of the Book of Chess Games, Dice and Tables, constitute one of the most important testimonies of the court painting of the monarch with which they link, both in their iconographic and stylistic characters , as with the courtly context and in the hermetic-type culture that they reveal.

Sheet with 4 pages, 2 pages (numbers 42 and 43), in full color and with its golds. Format closed 28 x 40 cm and open 56 x 40 cm.

Being 100% natural sheepskin parchment, its conservation is not the same as paper and its durability is several centuries.

NOTE: If you buy from us an original copy of the Book of Chess Games, Dice and Tables of Alfonso X the Wise, the buyer of this article will receive a discount on the amount paid for this sheet.

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