Illuminated calligraphic manuscript.
Une estreine pour tres illustre et vertueuse dame la Contesse de Bedford by Esther Inglis, 1606
© National Library of Scotland
- 8 x 10 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £21,104 ( Total: £42,895)
- Acquired in:
20 text pages each with a single coloured flower or spray of flowers at the top often accompanied by an insect or bird.
Lucy Harington, Countess of Bedford; Christie's 22/7/1964, lot 259; Martin Breslauer; Harry Levinson, 1965; Edwin P Rome, 1966
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