These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons
License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact
our image library
who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.
Illuminated manuscript. Cutting. Fragment of a Book of Hours (leaf from FM 54). Use of Sarum. Production Place: Flanders, Bruges, possibly Bruges. Parchment, gold, 163 x 109 (110 x 65) mm, 20 long lines, ruled in ink, circa 1480 to circa 1490.
CONTENTS: Hours of the Virgin; beginning of Prime. 1 three-quarter page miniature (verso; Christ before Herod (?Pilate)) in gold and pink frame and full acanthus border with foliate motifs, decorated initial [6 l.] in pink with white on gold with foliate decoration, bright red rubrication.