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Western manuscripts and miniatures.

Western manuscripts and miniatures.

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Published by Sotheby"s in London .
Written in English

  • Burdett Psalter.,
  • Manuscripts -- Catalogs,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Auction: London, Tuesday, 18 June, 1996, 10:30 a.m.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21814018M

    owners. Miniature books of hours and other types of devotional literature are among the most sought after Western miniature manuscripts. Early Printed Books Through the 18th Century: The earliest Western miniature book printed from movable type in the Lilly Library is a unique fragment from a fifteenth century book of devotions.

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Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures including The St. Hubert Gospels, a ninth-century Franco-Saxon Evangeliary with twenty full-page illuminations; two twelfth-century manuscripts of Ovid's Metamorphoses, one within fifty years of the earliest known manuscript of the text: one of the smallest of all known manuscripts, a thirteenth-century Psalter with eight full-page miniatures, less than 2.

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures The Hours of Isabella d'Este, use of Rome, in Latin, opulently illuminated manuscript on parchment, Italy, c. The thrill of holding a handwritten book, perhaps once owned by a king, a Pope or a celebrated Renaissance scholar, has long set manuscripts apart Western manuscripts and miniatures.

book all other category of book. PLEASE NOTE, to make this auction as accessible and straightforward as possible for our clients, this sale will now start at am (and not am) on the same day, Tuesday 3 December VIEW CATALOGUE.

VIEW RESULTS. PURCHASE CATALOGUE. FREE ONLINE BIDDING Bloomsbury Auctions’ live bidding platform allows you to watch, listen and bid from anywhere in the world with no. Apart from the Western and Byzantine traditions, there is another group of Asian traditions, which is generally more illustrative in nature, and from origins in manuscript book decoration also developed into single-sheet small paintings to be kept in albums, which are also called miniatures, as the Western equivalents in watercolor and other mediums are not.

We now hold twice yearly auctions of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures in early July and December, and twice yearly Islamic and Near Eastern Books and Manuscripts sales in London’s two Islamic weeks, as well as a number of sales of individual specialised collections of books and libraries offered through our Rare Books department. is an image collection of miniatures depicting armoured figures from the medieval period. Miniatures are sourced from manuscripts created.

The Book of Kells (Latin: Codex Cenannensis; Irish: Leabhar Cheanannais; Dublin, Trinity College Library, MS A. [58], sometimes known as the Book of Columba) is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of the New Testament together with Genre: Gospel Book.

Illuminated manuscript. An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (marginalia) and miniature illustrations.

Dateman Books - Real Books in Miniature All of our books are fully printed, miniature versions of the full-sized originals, and are hand-bound in our book-binders workshops in the South West of England. Book of Hours, in Latin and French, illuminated manuscript on vellum [west-central France (probably Poitiers), c].

London: Sotheby, Parke Bernet & Co., 8vo stiff paper wrappers7 pages. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. 02 Jul UK, London. Login to see auction house. View on Dreweatts Lot Number.

Lot Number Estimate Low Estimate High. Book of Hours, Use of Rome, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment 02 Jul Login to see price. Sold. London: Sotheby, Parke Bernet & Co., 8vo stiff paper wrappers, dust jacket pages. Medieval manuscripts are counted among the greatest glories of Western civilization.

With their gold and painted decoration and their charming miniatures, they have always had immense appeal, and images from them can be seen everywhere - from greeting cards and wrapping paper to expensive facsimiles.

This entertaining and authoritative book is the first to provide a general introduction to the /5(4). Get this from a library. Catalogue of Western manuscripts and miniatures: including the Hours of Nicolas von Firmian, Flanders, c ; The Book of Solomon, glossed, Paris, c.

; The St. Benno's College manuscript on Medieval Welsh poetry, c. ; a large Flemish book of hours, with 12 full-page miniatures ; two Aristotle manuscripts, one from the Library of Coluccio Salutati ; the.

AUCTION] CATALOGUE OF WESTERN MANUSCROPTS AND MINIATURES. by SOTHEBY. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Manuscripts and Miniatures Western Manuscripts Italian AntiphonalMedium: and gold on vellum Year: c.

Size: 7 x 4 3/4 inches Description: Origin: France Gothic script miniature painting from a Book of Hours Stock Number: c Price: $ Available, Please Inquire. Johann Christoph Keller German (–). With more than illuminated manuscripts, 1, of the first printed books (ca. - ), and an important collection of post deluxe editions, this extraordinary collection chronicles the art of the book over more than 1, years.

The collection is from all over the world, and from ancient to modern times. It features deluxe Gospel books from Armenia, Ethiopia, Byzantium, and.

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ƟCollection of small miniatures from Books of Hours, and initials from another codex, all manuscripts on parchment [France, fifteenth century] 23 More details.

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. A previously unrecorded choir book leaf from a set of antiphonaries produced by the newly identified Master of the Montepulciano Gradual, features in the sale (Lot 62, Est.

£15, - 20,). The leaf is in immaculate condition and although it is from a known book by a recognised artist, it is otherwise unrecorded.

With the advent of more convenient writing materials, papyrus, paper, and vellum or parchment, miniature manuscripts occurred as small rolls, and in the form of codex books. In the Western manuscript tradition, liturgical works produced for use in church ceremonies tended to be large, often intended to be read by more than one person at the.

Jul 10,  · Bid Live at Bloomsbury Auctions's Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures auction. Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures.

William Peraldus, Tractatus de Charitate, single leaf in situ on binding of a printed book, in Latin. As the majority of lots in a book catalogue will be defined as books for VAT purposes and therefore not liable to VAT on either hammer price or buyers premium, this symbol is used to indicate where the lot does not meet the appropriate definition.

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. 05 July | AM BST. London. Contact Info. Contact. Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures will be auctioned on Wednesday 7th December (am) at Bloomsbury House, 24 Maddox Street. A highlight from the western manuscripts on offer is Bede’s Homilies on the Gospels in Latin (Lot 2, Est: £5, - 7,).

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If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website. Western Manuscripts and Miniatures, Bloomsbury House London, 6 JulyLot description Containing portions of Jeremiah, Zechariah, Proverbs, and Chronicles, with masorah parva and magna, these four Hebrew manuscripts are early examples of the Masoretic Text.

Dec 07,  · As luck would have it, my trusty Sotheby's alert hit today with news that results are now available for the auction of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. The results report on the sale of 36 lots of rare and exquisite illuminated manuscripts, most on vellum and hand written and illustrated by generally unknown book artisans of the period.

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No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started. Provenance: Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures including the Bible of Justemont Abbey.

which will be sold by auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet e Co., London 11 July ; purchased by Clifford E. King (). A luxurious Flemish Book of Hours, in exceptional condition: a fine example of a so-called 'Vrelant Book of Hours'.

The Western text-type is one of several text-types used in textual criticism to describe and group the textual character of Greek New Testament is the predominant form of the New Testament text witnessed in the Old Latin and Peshitta translations from the Greek, and also in quotations from certain 2nd and 3rd-century Christian writers, including Cyprian, Tertullian and Irenaeus.

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List of most expensive books and manuscripts. Language Watch Edit Eight copies of Audubon's The Birds of America have sold for more than $1 million. This is a list of printed books, manuscripts, letters, music scores, comic books, maps and other documents which have sold for more than US$1 million.

Miniature manuscript, one of six 'little. A Persian miniature (Persian: نگارگری ایرانی negârgari irâni) is a small painting on paper, whether a book illustration or a separate work of art intended to be kept in an album of such works called a muraqqa. The techniques are broadly comparable to the Western and Byzantine traditions of miniatures in.

In book, magazine, and music publishing, a manuscript is an autograph or copy of a work, written by an author, composer and/or copyist. Such manuscripts generally follow standardized typographic and formatting rules, in which case they can be called fair copy (whether original or copy).

Medieval and Renaissance illuminated manuscripts are vehicles of the collective memory of western European culture, and provide a material connection between the scribes, illuminators, and patrons who produced these works and the audiences who view them today.

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures, London, 2 DecemberLot The library has many resources about illuminated manuscripts and their makers available. You can find more books like these by doing a "Browse subject" search in our online catalog under "Illumination of books and manuscripts".

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Seller Rating: % positive.Fragmentology is the study of surviving fragments of manuscripts (mainly manuscripts from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance in the case of European manuscript cultures). A manuscript fragment may consist of whole or partial leaves, typically made of parchment, conjugate pairs or sometimes gatherings of a parchment book or codex, or parts of single-leaf documents such as notarial acts.