Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection
Originally facing leaves opening vespers, hours of the Virgin, Netherlands, Bruges Catalogue 13 a,b
Catalogue 13 a,b
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(a) recto: blank, not ruled. (a) verso: a full-page miniature inside a foliate border. A wren is perched, mid-page, left border. (b) recto: five-line, two-line, and one-line illuminated initials; flourished red-blue initials, gold bar. Border: a rooster is located mid-page right. (b) verso: one-line illuminated and flourished initials.
Manuscripts, Latin, Netherlands, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Text in Latin. Original image found in: Sacred leaves books of hours: illuminated devotion. Text identification: Hours of the Virgin, vespers, with psalm 109. Full page miniature of massacre of the innocents by the workshop of Willem Vrelant (active 1450 - 1481). Items in this collection are only available online; we do not have physical copies of these items in the USF Library's Special Collections. The original items were returned to the donor.
University of South Florida
University of South FloridaTampa Campus Library, "Originally facing leaves opening vespers, hours of the Virgin, Netherlands, Bruges Catalogue 13 a,b" (2001). Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection. 52.