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Book of Hours, Capricorn, Walters Manuscript W.427, fol. 14r
This manuscript was created ca. 1500 in Bruges or Ghent, and was influenced by the Master of the Prayerbooks, the Master of the Dresden Prayerbook, and the Master of the David Scenes in the Grimani breviary. It was...
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Prayer Book, Capricorn, Walters Manuscript W.426, fol. 17v
This Prayer Book, likely completed in Bruges ca. 1510-20, contains eight extant full-page miniatures, twelve calendar illustrations, and ten illuminated margins. The artistic style is similar to that of Simon Bening,...