Title: Prieres de la Messe, Early 20th Century. Modern Illuminated Manuscript
An early 20th century anonymous illuminated manuscript, containing Prayers during Mass, and illuminated with dozens of original watercolor illustrations.
The manuscript contains 1 title, two blank pages of souvenir signatures, one full-page watercolor illustration of the Crucifixion, and 11 pages of handwritten prayers, with watercolor illustrations to the right of the text, and additional watercolor border decorations to each leaf. There is an additional leaf featuring watercolors of a dragon and a very unusual, winged creature
One manuscript in octavo, 16 leaves
On note of condition, this manuscript is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and the front hinge stressed and cracked at the top. There is some foxing throughout.