Farnese Hours

By: Smith, Webster

Price: $37.44

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. With slipcase. 167 pages. The Farnese Hours is an illuminated manuscript created by Giulio Clovio, a Croatian artist, for cardinal Alessandro Farnese in 1546. Considered the masterpiece of Clovio, the book of hours is now in the possession of the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York City. It contains religious stories (both Biblical and apocryphal), and illustrations with architectural borders and classical nudes.

Title: Farnese Hours

Author Name: Smith, Webster

Categories: History, European, Medieval, Collecting Books, Classics Pre-Modern,

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Publisher: Norton*(ww Norton Co: 1976

ISBN Number: 0807608564

ISBN Number 13: 9780807608562

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket (as issued)

Size: 7.3 x 4.7 x 1

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 126216

Keywords: History::Medieval Classics/Collectors Series::Classics Pre-Modern History::European Books on Books::Collecting Books