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book of hours of Catherine of Cleves.

John Plummer

book of hours of Catherine of Cleves.

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Published by Pierpont Morgan Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hours of Catherine of Cleves.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Dutch.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 83.

    StatementForeword by Frederick B. Adams, Jr. Incorporating comments by Harry Bober [and others]
    ContributionsCatharina van Kleef, duchess of Gelderland, 1417-1476.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND3363.C3 P55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination83 p.
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5936507M
    LC Control Number65004021


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This beautiful and richly illustrated book of hours was made for Catherine of Cleves on the occasion of her marriage to the Duke of Guelders.

It was created around in Holland by an unknown artist. The illustrations are of biblical scenes;the latter 56 pages are suffrages with illustrations of various saints/5(21). The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is one of the most exquisite book of hours of all time.

This edition is not doing justice to it. The colors are hash and unnatural, and the gold here masks the details of the prints without doing any good.

Just go to the Morgan Library online exhibition to see for yourself how beautiful this book of hours /5(21). 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 Master of Catherine of Cleves is considered the finest and most original illuminator of the medieval northern Netherlands, and.

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.

Many of the great scenes from the Old Testament and many more from the New Testament are included, besides the Stations of the Cross and portraits of/5. Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves Manuscript (M.

and ), x mm The Morgan Library and Museum, New York: This folio depicting St Ambrose is from the Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves. The book was executed by a miniaturist who was probably active in Utrecht. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is one of the most exquisite book of hours of all time.

This edition is not doing justice to it. The colors are hash and unnatural, and the gold here masks the details of the prints without doing any good.

Just go to the Morgan Library online exhibition to see for yourself how beautiful this book of hours /5(12). The book of hours of Catherine of Cleves / Author: Foreword by Frederick B. Adams, Jr.

Incorporating comments by Harry Bober [and others] --Publication info: New. The Decameron. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Die Sage vom Untergang Trojas und von den Irrfahrten des Odysseus; Sharaz-de: Tales from the Arabian Nights.

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; Lessing J.

Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress); Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.); Pierpont Morgan Library.;] -- A hard cover book with pages from the ornately illuminated manuscript in the Gothic art style, produced.

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 15th century are unique in their form and content.

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 chance to reveal her beauty to the world. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Hours of Catherine of Cleves - AbeBooks Passion for books.

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves by John Plummer Edition: 1st Edition Book condition: Good Jacket condition: Good. Slipcase intact with wear. Book Description. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Plummer, John, Book of hours of Catherine of Cleves.

New York, Pierpont Morgan Library, (OCoLC) 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 assistance of pins.

One of the most beautiful Book of Hours ever made was commissioned for Catherine of Cleves for her marriage to Arnold, Duke of Guent. The real name of the artist is unknown and he is known now only as the Master of Catherine of Cleves.

The book dates from about THE HOURS OF CATHERINE OF CLEVES. New York: George Braziller. Hardcover. Item # Very Good+ in a Very Good+ slipcase.

Soiling to front and rear panels. Slipcase shows edge wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Price: $ save 10% $Price: $   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.

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. BOOK OF HOURS CATHERINE OF CLEVES. On 24 January Catherine of Cleves, then thirteen years old, married Duke Arnold of Guelders. On the occasion of the marriage her father presented her with a prayer book that had been illustrated – illuminated – by a master whose name we do not know.

Hours of Catherine of Cleves by John Plummer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(34). 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 made/5(34).

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 book of hours is a Christian devotional book popular in the Middle is the most common type of surviving medieval illuminated every manuscript, each manuscript book of hours is unique in one way or another, but most contain a similar collection of texts, prayers and psalms, often with appropriate decorations, for Christian devotion.

Catherine of Cleves (), who spent much of her adult life in political struggle with her husband for control of their Rheinish duchy, commissioned her Book of Hours around Opening from the Hours of Catherine of Cleves, c.with Catherine kneeling before the Virgin and Child, surrounded by her family heraldry.

Opposite is the start of Matins in the Little Office, illustrated by the Annunciation to Joachim, as the start of a long cycle of the Life of the Virgin. This Book of Hours was commissioned by Catherine of Cleves, a French noblewoman, as her own personal devotional.

On this page, we see Catherine herself, on the lower left and wearing a red dress, as she worships the Virgin and Child.

This impressive manuscript is housed at the Morgan Library and Museum in New York City. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves: Plummer, John: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart.

Books. Go Search Hello Select your address /5(13). 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 : Book of Hours.

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 It is one of the most richly decorated books of its kind that is : 25 MaySchwanenburg Castle in Cleves.

5 PUBLICATION The exhibition Demons and Devotion is accompanied by three publications. A general volume, From the Hand of the Master: The Hours of Catherine of Cleves, edited by Dr.

Anne Margreet As-Vijvers, is a monograph that reproduces thirty-five miniatures, with commentary, and includes essays on the book’s borders, the artistic. 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 The Hours of Catherine of Cleves: vellum pages with half- and full-page miniatures and imaginative bordure adornment.

For the beholder, the facsimile of Catherine of Cleve’s private mediation and prayer book, originating ca.

represents one of the most exciting and high-quality artistic works of 15th century illumination in. The Hours of Catherine of Cleves Introduction and Commentaries by Plummer John. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc who is referred to as the Master of Catherine of Cleves.

A Book of Hours was a devotional book popular during the later Middle Ages. It took its name from one essential text, The Hours of the Virgin, or more properly the. The Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves M, M View Title Folio 63 verso (Christ Carrying of the Cross) 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, M The Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves (Around ) This privately owned Devotional and Prayer Book from Catherine of Cleves gives this manuscript an exciting and artistically high-grade illumination originating from the 15th century.

Concealed behind a small book cover (only x 13 cm) are parchment pages with gorgeous pictures, which even today are rich in detail and are true Brand: Faksimile Verlag. The Book of Hours of Catherine of Cleves M, M View Title Folio verso (Hell Mouth) 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, M Period/Date Gothic.

Read PDF Online Here ?book=BLEDYKS. The work of an unidentified Dutch master painter, the manuscript was made for Catherine of Cleves on the occasion of her marriage to the Duke of Guelders.

All the surviving miniatures are reproduced to actual size and in exquisite colour with gold, together with three samples of pages containing the Latin Edition: New Edition. The Book of Hours contained little prayers to be said at certain hours of the day, hence the term “hours.” Most of the pages were decorated with brightly painted illustrations, sometimes called illuminations or miniatures, of portraits of saints, visions of hell, and scenes from Jesus’s life, all drawn by hand.

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