(active 1406-1415)

Hours of John the Fearless

Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

The Hours of John the Fearless was an illuminated book of Hours produced in Flanders between 1406 and 1415 for John the Fearless. It contains 12 illustrated saints' calendars, 28 major miniatures and rectangular and acanthus-leaf borders, all following the Rome liturgy of the Hours.

The present miniature shows St Andrew crucified on an x-shaped cross.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.