The artist behind the book remains anonymous but was nicknamed Master of Claude de France after her created this book and a companion, Book of Hours. His style was characterized as the pinnacle of elegance. The colors were applied so delicately, it's been said that he used "tiny, almost invisible brushstrokes."
The Prayer Book of Claude de France is the centerpiece of the exhibition, Miracles in Miniature: The Art of the Master of Claude de France. For the first time in 500 years, Claude's Prayer Book reunites with her Book of Hours. Nearly two dozen items of Claude Master's work will be featured in this must-visit exhibition.