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“Death Standing in a Landscape” iPhone 4/4S Case

This unusual iPhone case features the illustration “Death Standing in a Landscape” from an illuminated Book of Hours (circa 1470). This miniature opens the text for the Office of the Dead. A standard text in a Book of Hours, the Office of the Dead reminds the owner of the book of his or her own mortality. Fits iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S phones.


Liberale da Verona (1445-1527/29), “Death Standing in a Landscape,” from a Book of Hours, Lewis E 118, ff. 95v-96r, c. 1470. Free Library of Philadelphia Rare Book Department. 


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