Miniature. Central France (Bourges?), c.1460.
St Desiderius. - Central France.
Arch-topped miniature of Saint Desiderius, patron saint against thunderstorm (Bourges), with full-page decorated borders, illuminated with burnished gold, with a large three line illuminated initial.
Manuscript in bastard script (lettre bâtarde) on vellum.
From a book of hours, Central France (Bourges?), ca. 1460.
Size: 16 x 12cm (6.2 x 4.7 inches)