Life and Miracles of Saint Louis
15th century, 1480-1482 or earlier.
National Library of France. French. Français 2829.
An impressive jewel of the Grande Réserve of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
One of the most beautiful and impressive manuscripts of all time.
The main miniaturist was the master of Cardinal de Bourbon, among others.
Over 120 images, beautiful and imposing for their large format and rich variety of gold ornaments.
328 pages of 265 x 370 mm.
Blue velvet binding with splendid fittings and clasps that admirably recreate the original binding from the times of Charles VIII.
Elegant preservation slipcase.
♠ National Prize 2020. Best books published in 2019. Ministry of Culture. Modality: facsimile books.