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Heures nouvelles tirées de la Sainte Ecriture

after 1680
Louis Senault (French, active 1669–1680)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bonacini 1689 (variant); Becker, Practice of Letters, under no. 83

Dimensions

Overall: 19.2 x 13.5 x 2.7 cm (7 9/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.311

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book, entirely engraved

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Louis Senault, after 1680) Quarto; 131 leaves; nineteenth[?]-century gilt-stamped vellum, in style of Le Gascon.

Calligraphic rendering of a private devotional book of hours, entirely engraved.


Paris: Louis Senault, after 1680

Provenance

Manuscript label "Borderie de Roncée[?]"; Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA, May 8, 1941.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.