M.1067, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Book of Hours

Holding institution classification: Partial Book of Hours

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/76820


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1435-1485

Language(s): Latin, French


Country of production: France

City or region of production: Loire River Valley?

Illumination contents: St. Christopher, Archangel Michael, Six-winged angels, Archangel Michael weighing souls, St. John the Baptist, Beheading of St. John the Baptist, Salome delivering head to Herod and Herodias, St. Mark, St. Mark kneeling before St. Peter, St. Mark dragged through streets of Alexandria, St. Matthew, St. Matthew reviving King Egippus’ son, Martyrdom of St. Matthew, Martyrdom of St. Sebastian, St. Sebastian before Diocletian, St. Sebastian assisted by St. Irene, St. Nicholas resuscitating three youths, St. Nicholas and the neighbor about to sell his daughters into prostitution, St. Nicholas and the seafarers, St. Catherine, Four-wheeled engine destroyed at St. Catherine’s supplication, Beheading of St. Catherine, Mass of St. Gregory, Christ carrying the Cross, Crucifixion

Text contents: Unidentified Suffrage, Suffrage to St. Christopher, Suffrage to St. Michael, Suffrage to St. John the Baptist, Gospel Sequence from St. Matthew, Gospel Sequence from St. Mark, Gospel Sequence from St. Matthew, Suffrage to St. John the Baptist, Suffrage to St. Sebastian, Suffrage to St. Peter, Suffrage to St. Nicholas, Suffrage to St. Margaret, Suffrage to St. Catherine, Obsecro te, Passion Sequence from St. John

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Gold-tooled brown morocco by Zaehnsdorf, Ltd.

Folio height (in centimeters): 20

Folio width (in centimeters): 12.9

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