This lesson discusses the Book of Hours as an example of early Northern Renaissance art.
An economic system in which means of production (capital) is privately owned.
A middle class citizen of a borough or town.
An age of artistic and cultural discovery and Christian humanism that took place in Germany, the Netherlands, and France.
Book of Hours
A popular devotional book used by Christians during the Middle Ages.
A decorated and illustrated manuscript embellished with gold or silver.
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