27 - 28 June 2006
[FRENCH ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT.] Les Commandemens de Dieu et de l'Eglise. France, 18th century.
365 x 520 mm. MANUSCRIPT ON PAPER and mounted on wood, cut to form a double-arch shape, lettered in black, surrounded by ornamental borders incorporating figures of Moses and the tablets, numerous small figures and architectural elements. (Some soiling and wear.) Provenance: Roger W. Barrett (his sale Parke Bernet, 8 January 1952, lot 162, Emil Offenbacher agent).
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