Medieval and illuminated manuscripts, printed books (catalogue of an auction sale conducted by Christie's, London, 6 December 1989)
London, Christie's, 1989
(27 cm), 168 (6) pp., illustrations (some in colour). 373 lots. List of prices realised and buyers’ names loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - A Bruges Book of Hours with miniatures by the Master of the Prayerbooks of 1500 (lot 22) was sold for £308,000 to Kraus (returned to the market in Christie’s, Valuable illuminated manuscripts, printed books and autograph letters, 20 November 2002, lot 26). Includes books consigned by Lord Kenyon. ¶ Annotated copy, partly priced.