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Image of Virgin and Child, Huth Hours, Simon Marmion, Valenciennes, circa 1480, 148 x 116 mm, Add. MS 38126, f. 102v
This elaborate book of hours contains the most ambitious programme of devotional illustrations produced by Simon Marmion. Each of its 24 full-page miniatures faces a lavish text page that begins with a small miniature and is embellished with an exquisite illuminated border. A further 50 small miniatures illustrate the calendar and suffrages.
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