The Wharncliffe Hours

The Wharncliffe Hours
(c. 1475-1480)

Artist/s name
MAÎTRE FRANÇOIS (illuminator)
Jean DUBRUEIL (scribe)


Medium
manuscript: brown, blue and red inks, tempera, gold paint, gold leaf on parchment, 116 folios plus 4 blank folios, gilt edged, velvet, gilt leather and cardboard covers, leather spine with gold embossing, gilt metal clasp and corners, glued and stitched 19th-century binding
Measurements
17.8 x 12.8 cm (each folio) 18.4 x 13.5 x 2.8 cm (closed book)
Place/s of Execution
Paris / the Loire region, France
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Manion & Vines 78; Manion 2005, pp. 290-375
Accession Number
1072-3
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1920
Gallery Location
Not on display