product description page

Illumination : The Rothschild Prayer Book and Other Works from the Kerry Stokes Collection C. 1280-1685

Illumination : The Rothschild Prayer Book and Other Works from the Kerry Stokes Collection C. 1280-1685 - image 1 of 1

about this item

The Rothschild Prayer Book is an acknowledged masterpiece of Renaissance manuscript illumination. Acquired by the Kerry Stokes Collection in 2014, it includes miniatures of unsurpassed beauty and refined execution by the most renowned and sought-after illuminators of the era. Here the Rothschild Prayer Book is presented within the wider visual context of Medieval and Renaissance art. This is a fascinating look at the relationship of the Prayer Book to the icons, portraits, stained-glass sequences, devotional panel paintings and sculptures of the time.
Number of Pages: 214.0
Genre: Art
Sub-Genre: History / Renaissance, History / Medieval
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Paul & Co Pub Consortium
Author: Margaret M. Manion & Kate Challis
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2016
TCIN: 51135331
UPC: 9781925163148
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-0594

guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.