M.1020, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Book of Hours

Holding institution classification: Book of Hours

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/145150


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1425-1505

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Angers

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Angers?

Illumination contents: St. John, Virgin and Child Enthroned, St. Christopher, Veil of Veronica, Icon of the Virgin with Burning Bush Below, Annunciation, Joachim and St. Anne Meeting at the Golden Gate, Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple, The Virgin Weaving, Office of the Dead and St. Michael Fighting with the Devil over a Soul

Text contents: Joys of the Virgin, Seven Requests to Our Lord, Suffrage to Sebastian of Rome, Suffrage to Anna, Suffrage to Margaret of Antioch, Suffrage to Catherine of Sienna, Calendar, Gospel of John, Obsecro te, Suffrage to Christopher of Lycia, Suffrage to Archangel Michael, Litany, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Suffrages

Hours intercalated?:



Illuminator: Illuminator of the second two miniatures added c. 1490 is probably Georges Trubert


Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Late 16th-century French calf gilt, with Crucifixion medallion in center and arabesque cornerpieces.

Folio height (in centimeters): 19

Folio width (in centimeters): 13.8

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