book of prints;
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"Les Evangiles des Dimanches et Fêtes de l'Année" (Paris, L. Curmer) 1864; a book of 58 chromolithographs after illuminated manuscripts, including Book of Hours and gospels. The first of three volumes. Bound in fine nineteenth-century leather.
Chromolithographs, printed with gold; some with letterpress
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Height: 287 millimetres
Width: 195 millimetres (approx. sheet size of each page)
- Curator's comments
- One of three volumes of Curmer's sumptuous chromolithographic "Evangiles des Dimanches et Fêtes", kept together at 161*.a.1 to 3 (1866,0113.123 to 125).
Volume 3 contains letterpress descriptions of the illuminations.
For Curmer's "Oeuvre de Jehan Foucquet" see 1871,0610.484 to 485.
- Not on display
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