La Flora (Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis)

ALTERNATIVE TITLES
La Flora (Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis); Libro d’Ore Flora; Codice Flora; La Flora Book of hours; Livre d’Heures La Flora; La Flora-Stundenbuch.
CURRENT LOCATION
Italy, Naples, Biblioteca Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele III, Ms. I.B.51.
FACSIMILE EDITION
La Flora (Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis): UTET (Turin, 2008). Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document: the facsimile reproduces as close as possible the codicological characteristics of the original document; the binding corresponds to that of the original document as it appears at the present moment. Limited edition: 664 copies. Commentary: Italian. Slipcase.
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La Flora (Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis)

ALTERNATIVE TITLES
La Flora (Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis); Libro d’Ore Flora; Codice Flora; La Flora Book of hours; Livre d’Heures La Flora; La Flora-Stundenbuch.
CURRENT LOCATION
Italy, Naples, Biblioteca Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele III, Ms. I.B.51.
FACSIMILE EDITION
La Flora (Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis): UTET (Turin, 2008). Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document: the facsimile reproduces as close as possible the codicological characteristics of the original document; the binding corresponds to that of the original document as it appears at the present moment. Limited edition: 664 copies. Commentary: Italian. Slipcase.
Copyright photos: Illuminated Facsimiles

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FEATURES – Codex on parchment, 215 x 135 mm, 736 pp.
ORIGIN – Belgium: Ghent or Bruges.
CHRONOLOGY – 15th century16th century: 1483-1505.
PATRONAGE AND OWNERS – The codex belonged to Charles VIII of France (1470-1498).
GENRE – Christianity; Private devotional books.
CONTENTS – Calendar and prayers.
LANGUAGE – Latin.
DECORATION – 102 miniatures (36 full-page).
ARTIST – Simon Marmion, Gerard Horenbout, Master of the Dresden Prayer Book, Master of the First Prayer Book of Maximilian I (Alexander Bening), Master of the Prayer Books of around 1500.
STYLE – Gothic; Renaissance.


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