The Helmingham Breviary
- Art Funded
- 43.5 x 31 x 10 cm
This is followed by a psalter and a sanctorale. The page illustrated heads the psalms and portrays the figure of King David, who is traditionally believed to have composed them, seated and playing the harp.
Priory of St Leonrad, Norwich until circa 1545; Tollemache family, Helmingham Hall, Suffolk; Sotheby's, 1955; Alan Thomas; Sotheby's, 1993.