Psalter and Hours of Humphrey de Bohun by Unknown Artist

Psalter and Hours of Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford, one of a group of 6 manuscripts made for that family.

Details

Medium:
Illuminated manuscript
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
1943
Vendor:
Duke of Rutland

The arms of Bohun appear five times, once beside a figure which is clearly Mary de Bohun, wife of Henry IV.

Provenance

Earl of Lonsdale, Sotheby's, 12/37; Duke of Rutland.

Venue details

British Library 96 Euston Road, LONDON London NW1 2DB 020 7412 7332 www.bl.uk

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