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The Visconti hours : National Library, Florence / Millard Meiss and Edith W. Kirsch.

; Kirsch, Edith W. aut ; Grassi, Giovannino de', approximately 1340-1398. art ; Belbello, Luchino, active 15th century. art ; Catholic Church. Book of hours (Ms. Libro d'ore Visconti)
New York : George Braziller, 1972.
ISBN 9780807606513, 0807606510

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Other Title Libro d'ore Visconti. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2006014502
Other Authors Belbello, Luchino, active 15th century.
Grassi, Giovannino de', approximately 1340-1398.
Kirsch, Edith W.
Catholic Church.
Subjects Belbello, Luchino, active 15th century.
Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze.
Books of hours -- Italy -- Illustrations -- 14th and 15th centuries.
Books of hours -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles.
Giangaleazzo Visconti, Duke of Milan, 1351-1402.
Grassi, Giovannino de', approximately 1340-1398.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Italian -- 14th and 15th centuries.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Italy -- Florence.
Illustrated books -- Italy -- Florence -- 14th and 15th centuries.
Libro d'ore Visconti -- History and criticism.
Description 262 pages : color facsimile ; 26 cm (27 cm in slipcase)
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes "Reproduced from the Illuminated Manuscript belonging to the National Library, Florence, Italy."--Title page verso.
Issued in a slipcase.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-262).
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.
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.
Geographic Area Italy
Network Numbers (OCoLC)713915
(OCoLC)ocm00713915
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Meiss, Millard.
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