Fitzwilliam Book of Hours

This 16th Century book is interesting because of the illustrations. In a time when people were more familiar with memory techniques, could there be some relationship with memory techniques?

Example: see the 14 circular drawings at 1:36 in the video.
Edit: sorry, the original video that was here became unavailable.

Here’s a different video of the book (and some other books of hours). The time mentioned above isn’t correct, but it’s worth taking a look at the artwork.

Very cool. I have been to Bruges and it is an incredible place. I didn’t go to the Library so I didn’t get a chance to see any of these books but saw others in some of the museums in Europe.
James P.

I found some more images here:

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