Revealing the Rothschild Prayer Book c.1505 - 1510. Margaret M. Manion, Kay Sutton.

Revealing the Rothschild Prayer Book c.1505 - 1510

West Perth: ACE, 2015. Gerard David (Illus). 1st ed., quarto, pp.64, orig gilt dec pictorial bds., title wrapper, near fine condn.

The Rothschild Prayer Book is a masterpiece of Flemish Renaissance art. Purchased in 2014 by Western Australian collector, Kerry Stokes, the Rothschild Prayer Book, an early 16th century book of hours owned for many years by the famous Rothschild family, is one of the finest illuminated manuscripts in private hands. It originated in Ghent in the Netherlands, and contains artworks by some of the most renowned illuminators of the early 1500's including the painter Gerard David. Item #97269

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