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Hours of Catherine of Cleves

Hours of Catherine of Cleves

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Dutch,
  • Books of hours.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Plummer.
    ContributionsCatherine, of Cleves, Duchess, consort of Arnold, van Egmond, Duke of Gelderland, 1417-1476., Plummer, John
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND3363 C3 P55 1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination359 p.
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16917082M

    Plummer, John; Catherine, Of Cleves THE HOURS OF CATHERINE OF CLEVES Hardcover New York George Braziller Faux Vellum. Near Fine in a Very Good slipcase. Printed from the Illuminated Manuscript belonging to the Guennol Collection and the Pierpont Morgan Rating: % positive. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves by John Plummer (Editor) starting at $ The Hours of Catherine of Cleves has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1).

    The Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves M, M View Title Hours of Catherine of Cleves, The Holy Trinity in an apse Creator/Culture illuminator: Master of Catherine of Cleves (Netherlandish, c) Site/Repository Creation location: Utrecht (Utrecht, Netherlands) Repository: Pierpont Morgan Library (New York, New York, USA) ID: M. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves: Devotion, Demons and Daily Life in the Fifteenth Century by Rob Dückers; Ruud Priem and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      Book of Hours of Margaret of Austria and Alessandro de' Medici–Leafing through the facsimile edition - Duration: Facsimile Finder - . Sep 2, - The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is the greatest Dutch illuminated manuscript in the world. Commissioned as a prayer book, it contains a rich series of devotions illustrated with especially elaborate suites of miniatures. All works: Netherlands, Utrecht, ca. ; Illuminated by the Master of Catherine of Cleves; Purchased on the Belle da Costa Greene Fund with the pins.


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Its centerpiece is the display of about pages of the "Hours of Catherine of Cleves". This famous illuminated manuscript, created aroundwas commissioned by Catherine of Cleves. The book, previously separated, was purchased by the Morgan Library in two parts; in and Cited by: 5.

Illustrating one of the great art treasures of the world, The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is a fifteenth-century illuminated manuscript containing a series of some of the most beautiful illustrations of the Bible ever made/5.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is the greatest Dutch illuminated manuscript in the world. Its miniatures are by the gifted Master of Catherine of Cleves (active ca. –60), who is named after this book.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves Demons and Devotion: The Hours of Catherine of Cleves. Utrecht, The Netherlands, around Tags: Manuscript, old books. 0 comments: Post a Comment. Newer Spinola Hours; The Hours of Catherine of Cleves; Little Natalochka and the Silver Fish; Winnie the Pooh.

The discovery of the Book of Hours of Duchess Catherine of Cleves in the s caused many art historians to change their views on fifteenth-century northern Netherlandish book illumination in a positive way.

Instead of being regarded as a rather provincial school, Dutch book illumination was appreciated much more after the Cleves Hours had the. When this magnificent volume first appeared init was celebrated for its extraordinary beauty. Now, it is available once again. Illustrating one of the great art treasures of the world, The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is a fifteenth-century illuminated manuscript containing a series of some of the most beautiful illustrations of the Bible ever : Catherine of Cleves is known for two things: the magnificent illuminated manuscript that bears her name and the huge political battle she waged against her husband, Arnold of Egmond.

Holy Family at Work (detail), Hours of Catherine of Cleves, in Latin, Netherlands, Utrecht, ca. illuminated by the Master of Catherine of Cleves.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is the most important and lavish of all Dutch manuscripts as well as one of the most beautiful in the Morgan's collection. Commissioned by Catherine of Cleves around and illustrated by an artist known as the Master of Catherine of Cleves, the work is an illustrated prayer book containing devotions that Catherine would recite throughout.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves has had an unusual history. In the middle of the 19th century, the book was rebound into two volumes by an unscrupulous art dealer and sold twice — to Adolphe de Rothschild and the Duke of : Robert Messenger.

Now, more than thirty years since its first publication, it is made available once again. Illustrating one of the great art treasures of the world, The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is a fiteenth century illuminated manuscript containing a series of some of the.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves. A hard cover book with pages from the ornately illuminated manuscript in the Gothic art style, produced in about by the anonymous Dutch artist known as the Master of Catherine of Cleves.

Illustrating one of the great art treasures of the world, The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is a fifteenth-century illuminated manuscript containing a series of some of the most beautiful illustrations of the Bible ever made. About the Author: John Plummer is a former curator and Research Fellow Emeritus at the Pierpont Morgan Library/5(34).

Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves Manuscript (M. and ), x mm The Morgan Library and Museum, New York: This folio depicting the Holy Family at Supper is from the Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves was commissioned for Catherine, Duchess of Guelders and Countess of Zutphen, upon the. Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves Manuscript (M. and ), x mm The Morgan Library and Museum, New York: This miniature on folio 1v illustrates the prayer of the Hours of the Virgin to be said at Matins, i.e.

in the morning. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Plummer, John, Book of hours of Catherine of Cleves. New York, Pierpont Morgan Library, (OCoLC) Hours of Catherine of Cleves.

Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, MS M. and MS M. The greatest Dutch master of book illumination made this very handy book of hours around The detailed illustrations of everyday life in the. Buy The Hours of Catherine of Cleves by John Plummer (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(1).

Get this from a library. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves. [Catherine, of Cleves Duchess consort of Arnold van Egmond Duke of Gelderland; John Plummer;]. Curator Roger Wieck discusses selections from the greatest of all Dutch illuminated manuscripts, the Hours of Catherine of Cleves.

Visit us at: http://pam. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves was commissioned for her when she married Arnold, Duke of Guelders, on 26 January It shows her lineage, as well as herself in prayer.

The hours had been lost for four hundred years before resurfacing in Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves Manuscript (M. and ), x mm The Morgan Library and Museum, New York: The prayers of supplication from the Matins part of the manuscript are illustrated with pictures of the saints, including Sts Cornelius and Cyprian on.

One of these books is The Hours of Catherine of Cleves, dated to the 15th century and the greatest Dutch illuminated manuscript in the world. The two pages above represent the birth of Jesus (left) and the flight into Egypt (right).

Books of hours were used for personal prayers and devotions.