WorldCat Identities

Benedict, Victoria

Overview
Works: 8 works in 15 publications in 3 languages and 2,099 library holdings
Genres: Illustrated works  Catalogs  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: ND3363.B5, 745.670944
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victoria Benedict
The très riches heures of Jean, Duke of Berry, Musée Condé, Chantilly by Jean Longnon( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cited as "one of the miracles of art history" by Kenneth Clark, The Très Riches Heures is the most luxurious and most famous of such books and marks the zenith of manuscript illumination in late medieval Europe. Commissioned by the influential patron, Jean de Berry, in the early years of the fifteenth century, this masterpiece was executed by the three Limbourg brothers, the greatest miniaturists of the time."--
The Grandes heures of Jean, Duke of Berry : Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris by Catholic Church( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and Latin and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great drawings of the Louvre Museum, the French drawings by Maurice Sérullaz( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Grandes heures de Jean Duc de Berry by Catholic Church( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Très riches heures du Duc de Berry, Musée Condé, Chantilly by Jean Longnon( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commissioned in 1409 by the wealthy and influential patron Jean de Berry, the exquisite miniatures by the brothers Jean, Herman and Pol de Limbourg under the direction of Pol and later completed by Jean Colombe tell the story of a year in the daily life of the Duke's court, with no detail spared. Reproduced here in colour, to exact scale, with a revealing commentary, the book of hours' lasting glory can be enjoyed to the full
Drawings in the Louvre by Musée du Louvre( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Les Grandes heures de Jean de France, duc de Berry, Bibliothèque nationale, Paris by Catholic Church( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (12)

Latin (2)

French (1)