Horst, Koert van der; Noel, William & Wustefeld, Wilhelmina C.M. (editors). The Utrecht Psalter in Medieval Art: Picturing the Psalms.
Publisher: H&S Publishers in conjunction with Harvey Miller Publishers, Netherlands;
Date of Publication: 1996
Stock Code: 6760
FIRST EDITION. Quarto, pp. xii, 271. Illustrated throughout, mainly in colour. Maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine and upper board, in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. Very minor marks to cover cloth. “Kindly donated in 2015 to St Mary’s RC Church Loughborough by Graham and Mary Embleton” stamped to title page otherwise contents clean and bright. Jacket slightly sunned with minor creasing to edge and very small nick at upper front fold. A Near Fine copy in Very Good jacket.
Authoritative and well illustrated study of the Psalter, the masterpiece of the Carolingian Renaissance produced at the Hautvillers monastery and the most comprehensive surviving cycle of illustrations to the Book of Psalms. Heavyweight so a contribution towards increased postage costs will be requested for overseas delivery.