This lesson discusses the Book of Hours as an example of early Northern Renaissance art.
Image of The Limbourg Brothers, Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Les_Tr%C3%A8s_Riches_Heures_du_duc_de_Berry_Janvier.jpg
A popular devotional book used by Christians during the Middle Ages.
A middle class citizen of a borough or town.
An economic system in which means of production (capital) is privately owned.
A decorated and illustrated manuscript embellished with gold or silver.
An age of artistic and cultural discovery and Christian humanism that took place in Germany, the Netherlands, and France.