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Thirteen leaves with historiated borders and initials taken by John Ruskin from the Hours of Yolande of Flanders

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Thirteen leaves with historiated borders and initials taken by John Ruskin from the Hours of Yolande of Flanders. The main part of the Hours is now in the British Museum (Yates Thompson MS. 27). It bears the arms of Yolande from Flanders after her marriage with Phillippe de Navarre in 1353. (cf. S.C. Cockerell, The Book of Hours of Yolande of Flanders, London, 1905, and J.S. Dearden, 'John Ruskin, the collector’, The Library, XXI (1966), p. 142).

Dates

  • [1353?-1363?]

Extent

13 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. a. 1, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

Dep. a. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 22069

Abstract

Thirteen leaves with historiated borders and initials taken by John Ruskin from the Hours of Yolande of Flanders

Biographical / Historical

John Ruskin (1819-1900) was an English art and social critic.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by the Trustees of the Ruskin School, Oct 1929.
Title
Thirteen leaves with historiated borders and initials taken by John Ruskin from the Hours of Yolande of Flanders
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2022 by Marion Lowman
Date
EAD version 2022
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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