London, South Kensington
20 - 21 January 2009
ANTIPHONAL, IN LATIN
Decorated manuscript on vellum, 107 leaves, seven 4-line staves in red, with calligraphic initials throughout and large painted initial on opening folio, including one inserted paper leaf with large penwork initial, made for the convent of Santa Catalina, Osuna, Spain, . 18th century brown leather over wooden boards with metal studs and bosses, clasps and catches, painted floral endpapers (lacking one clasp, worn)
Approximately 415 x 310 mm.
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