Les Très Riches Heures
du Duc de Berry
The Très Riches Heures is one of the world’s best-known examples of a medieval book of hours. Painted sometime between 1412 and 1416 by the brothers Paul, Hermann and Jean Limbourg for the wealthy collector and art connoisseur Jean de Berry, the illuminations are celebrated for their exceptional beauty.
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