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¶ Horae (1498)

December 27, 2016

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Horae: ad usum Romanum. Paris: Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, 16 September 1498.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Loyse de Betuliar. — Hippolyte St. Michel. — F. H. S. Delaulnaye. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library (ChL1485).

References: ISTC (ih00395000). — Morgan Catalogue 3, no. 579.— MS catalogue (2), no. 909, p. 82 (with an X beside the title).

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¶ Vivaldi — Opus regale (1511)

June 5, 2016

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Vivaldi, Giovanni Ludovico [Johannes Ludovicus Vivaldus]. Opus regale. Paris: Jean Barbier for François Regnault, 1511.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1092 (sold to Chadwick for £6 15s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Heures a lusaige de Rome (1505)

May 2, 2016

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Heures a lusaige de Rome. Paris: printed by Guillaume Anabat for Gillet Hardouyn and Germain Hardouyn, [c. 1505].

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 488 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £14 15s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Horae (c. 1492)

April 29, 2016

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Horae: ad usum Cenomanensem. [Paris: Jean Du Pré (printer of Paris)?, c. 1492]

Illustrated.

Provenance: William H. Crawford. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library (ChL1553).

References: ISTC (ih00343000). — Morgan Catalogue 3, no. 567.

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¶ Heures a l’usaige de Rome (1504)

April 28, 2016

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Heures a l’usaige de Rome. Paris: Simon Vostre, 27 October 1504.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 440 (sold to Thomson for £14). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Some account of an illuminated manuscript (1894)

May 2, 2014

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Some account of an illuminated manuscript of the Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary, executed for Jean, Comte de Dunois, about A.D. 1450. London: Ellis & Elvey, 1894.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 489 (part; sold to Ellis for £1 16s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Ellis — Hours of Albert of Brandenburg (1883)

April 30, 2014

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Ellis, Frederic Startridge. The hours of Albert of Brandenburg: some account of a manuscript book of hours formerly in the possession of Albert of Brandenburg, elector of Mainz . . . executed by the artists of the Grimani breviary, 1514–23. London: Ellis & White, [1883].

Photographic illustrations. With an essay by W. H. James Weale.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 489 (part; sold to Ellis for £1 16s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Ellis — Horae pembrochianae (1880)

April 26, 2014

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Ellis, Frederick Startridge. Horae pembrochianae: some account of an illuminated manuscript of the Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary, written for William Herbert, first Earl of Pembroke, about A.D. 1440, and enriched with two hundred and sixty-seven miniatures. London: privately printed for Ellis & White, 1880.

Fifty copies (“not published”). Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. —Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 489 (part; sold to Ellis for £1 16s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Miniatures and borders (1894)

February 21, 2014

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Miniatures and borders from the Book of Hours of Bona Sforza, Duchess of Milan, in the British Museum. London: Trustees of the British Museum, 1894.

With an introduction by George F. Warner.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1062 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £3 5s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.

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