French Decorative Bookbinding - Sixteenth Century

l'atelier des reliures LOUIS XII et FRANÇOIS Ier
the decorative bookbindings from the workshops of Louis XII and Francis I

Inventory - reliure No. 21

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(No. 21) Martial d'Auvergne louenges de la Vierge Marie Paris, Simon Vostre, 1509, (170 x 100) upper cover.

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Reproduced from: J. Guignard, L'atelier des reliures Louis XII (Blois ou Paris?) et l'atelier de Simon Vostre,
1968, Pl. I, Fig. 2.

Located at the Bibliothèque nationale. Res Ye, 1349

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