Printed Book of Hours leaf. Multiple woodcuts.

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Woodblock prints include a horned Moses accepting the tablets of the 10 Commandments  and Elijah and the Chariot of Fire

A leaf from from the Horae Beatissimae Virginis Marie printed in Venice by Lucantonio Giunta.

Verso:  Text printed on paper firstly in black and then red, woodcuts printed in black.  Heading in red: Officium.   Three woodcuts illustrating parables from the Bible including a horned Moses on Mount Sinai accepting the tablets of the Ten Commandments from God.  Woodcut borders include grotesque birds, putti and foliate designs. 

Recto: As Verso with another three woodcut illustrations of parables including Elijah and the Chariot of Fire and different woodcut borders.  Heading in red mortuorum. Paginated 155.

Date: 1523.

Printer:   Lucantonio Giunta, Venice.

Condition:  This leaf is in fine condition with sharp images of the woodcuts and clear text.  Archivally mounted and unconditionally guaranteed genuine.

Size:   Leaf: approx. 155x105 mm. Please note that shipping is invoiced separately.

Item No:  PSA 191

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