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Heures Paris contenant plusieurs oraisons debuotes, en francoys & en latin

Horae (Hours)

1552
Illustrated by Geoffroy Tory (French, about 1480–1533), Printer Thielman Kerver II (French, 16th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1626, no. 209; Bohatta 322; Mortimer, French, 313 (1556 ed.)

Dimensions

Overall: 14.7 x 9.8 x 3 cm (5 13/16 x 3 7/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1340

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 14 woodcuts and numerous woodcut borders

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Thielman Kerver, 1552) Duodecimo; 214 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Niedré, attrib.).


Paris: Thielman Kerver, 1552

Provenance

Nicolas Yemeniz (1775-1871; his sale, Paris 1867, lot 93); Robert Hoe (1839-1909; his sale, New York, Anderson, 1911); George Smith Book Co., from whom purchased May 5, 1925, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent