Item #15231 Schools of Illumination : Reproductions from Manuscripts in the British Museum. Volume I. Hiberno-Saxon and early English schools, A.D. 700 to1100, II. English, 12th and 13th centuries, III. English, A.D. 1300-1350, IV. English, A.D. 1350-1500, V. Carolingian and French to early 14th century, VI. French, mid 14th to 16th centuries.
Schools of Illumination : Reproductions from Manuscripts in the British Museum. Volume I. Hiberno-Saxon and early English schools, A.D. 700 to1100, II. English, 12th and 13th centuries, III. English, A.D. 1300-1350, IV. English, A.D. 1350-1500, V. Carolingian and French to early 14th century, VI. French, mid 14th to 16th centuries.

Schools of Illumination : Reproductions from Manuscripts in the British Museum. Volume I. Hiberno-Saxon and early English schools, A.D. 700 to1100, II. English, 12th and 13th centuries, III. English, A.D. 1300-1350, IV. English, A.D. 1350-1500, V. Carolingian and French to early 14th century, VI. French, mid 14th to 16th centuries.

London: The British Museum, 1914-1930. Folio. Very Good. Item #15231

Complete set of six Folio portfolios, each with unbound contents in folding pocket. Each volume comprises a portfolio case, with an introductory booklet, descriptions of the manuscripts illustrated as well as detailed descriptions of each plate.

Mild rubbing and wear to stiff cardboard portfolios. Individual prints are a mix of color and black and white, as well as full-page and partial page reproductions. Prints in Very Good to Fine condition.

Overall a handsome set, complete in six volumes and an instant library of important medieval illuminations.

Price: $150.00

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