Leaf from Missale Herbipolense, a printed missal (Mass service book)

Leaf from Missale Herbipolense, a printed missal (Mass service book)

Leaf from Missale Herbipolense, a printed missal (Mass service book)
Wurzburg, Germany
1484
Museum no. 243.1

The leaf from the Missale Herbipolense is an example of a combination of printed text and hand illumination. The text is printed on vellum but the roundel showing the Lamb of God with the banner of the Resurrection, is hand coloured with a water based paint and gold leaf.

This print can be found in Print Room Box 11.