Simon de Varie's Book of Hours

Simon de Varie's Book of Hours is a manuscript from the mid-15th century. It contains prayers decorated (illuminated) with miniatures. The KB has a large collection of this type of books of hours from the late Middle Ages. Simon de Varie's copy is one of the most beautiful. The book was split in 3 parts by it's owner in the 17th century. The KB owns part 1 and 2. Part 3 belongs to the J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu.

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