Office for the Dead

Office for the Dead

C018/8079 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 57.3MB

Downloadable file size: 6.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Office for the Dead, Whole folio Office for the Dead at Vespers. A corpse in a shroud lying beside an open coffin in a landscape. Psalm 114 beginning with decorated initial 'D'. Borders with foliate decoration, including two figures digging a grave, and in the lower margin, a coat of arms Image taken from Book of Hours. Originally published in N.E. France Troyes; 1410. Illustrated by Master of the Rohan Hours.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: agricultural industry, alphabet, book of hours, coffin, container, crest, dead, death, decoration, decorations, digging, discipline, equipment, farming, heraldic, heraldry, historical, history, initial, landscape, latin, master of the rohan hours, natural sciences, sarcophagus, science, sciences, text, tools and equipment, visual works, written language

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.