Book of Hours, Dutch.
Northern Netherlands, late 15th century.  10 x 14 cm. 

This prayer book is illuminated in the rich colors, in this case reddish orange and green, typical of Dutch penwork in manuscripts. 

Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library

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Detail of illumination (click on the image and see the recorder player in the upper left-hand corner):
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