THE ARTISTS OF THE WINCHESTER BIBLE. Walter Oakeshott.

THE ARTISTS OF THE WINCHESTER BIBLE.

(Illuminated Manuscripts).
  • London: Faber and Faber, (1945).
  • 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • x, 22 pages followed by 22 pages of plates.

Price: $10.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 47921

In the twelfth century a series of large bibles was produced in England, the best known of which is now in Winchester Cathedral. Forty-four illuminations and drawings from this magnificent work are here reproduced, with an introduction, information on the six artists, and notes concerning each plate. Minor fading to spine. Covers lightly soiled. Minor foxing to preliminary pages.