Maurits Smeyers, Jan van der Stock
Ludion Press, 1996 - Art - 223 pages
Between 1475 and 1550 the master illuminators of Flanders produced an array of manuscripts of unparalleled splendour, and this volume offers an opportunity to discover these sumptuous, relatively unknown works of art.
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Foreword by the Flemish Minister of Culture Health and Welfare I
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