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Nature Illuminated: Flora and Fauna from the Court of Emperor Rudolf II

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The court of Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II produced nothing more amazing than the Mira calligraphiae monumenta, a brilliant demonstration of two arts--calligraphy and miniature painting. The project began when Rudolf's predecessor, Ferdinand I, commissioned master calligrapher Georg Bocskay to create a model book of calligraphy. A preeminent scribe, Bocskay assembled a vast ...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published July 10th 1997 by J. Paul Getty Museum
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A true monument to calligraphy and illustration
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Absolute eye-candy on every page. Exquisite.
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