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Author Grassi, Giovannino de', approximately 1340-1398.

Title The Visconti hours, National Library, Florence. / [Introductions and commentary by] Millard Meiss and Edith W. Kirsch
Published New York : G. Braziller, [1972]


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Description 262 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Introduction, part I / Millard Meiss -- Introduction, part II / Edith W. Kirsch -- Commentaries on the plates / Edith W. Kirsch -- Plates -- Provenance of the manuscript and list of related manuscripts -- Notes to the introduction -- Notes to the commentaries -- Bibliography
Summary "National Library, Florence The Visconti Hours is the preeminent Italian example of the numerous surviving Books of Hours produced during the late Middle Ages, mainly in countries north of Italy, for the private devotional use of wealthy lay persons."--Amazon
Notes Reproductions of illuminations by Giovannino de' Grassi and Luchino Belbello from the Visconti hours ms
Bibliography Bibliography: page 262
Subject Giangaleazzo Visconti, Duke of Milan, 1351-1402.
Belbello, Luchino, active 15th century.
Grassi, Giovannino de', approximately 1340-1398.
Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze.
SUBJECT Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze
Libro d'ore Visconti -- History and criticism.
Subject Books of hours -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles.
Books of hours -- Italy -- 14th and 15th centuries -- Illustrations
Books of hours.
Florence. Biblioteca naxlonale centrale
Illustrated books -- Italy -- Florence -- 14th and 15th centuries
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Italian -- 14th and 15th centuries
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Italian.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Italy -- Florence.
Genre/Form Facsimiles.
Author Belbello, Luchino, active 15th century, author
Kirsch, Edith W.
Meiss, Millard.
Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. Hours. (Ms. Visconti)
LC no. 72075371
ISBN 0807606510
OTHER TI Libro d'ore Visconti.