M.1077, 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/76824


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1450-1510

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Crucifixion, Pentecost, Virgin and Child in enclosed garden, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Massacre of the Innocents, Flight into Egypt, Presentation in the Temple, David in Prayer, Office of the Dead, Pietà, Tobias greeted by Raguel and Raphael

Text contents: Calendar, Short Hours of the Cross, Short Hours of the Holy Spirit, Mass of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Office of the Dead, Obsecro te, Prayers

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Rombout (signed on f. 204v)

Illuminator: Master of the Dresden Prayerbook

Patron: Unknown

Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: Yes

Binding description: Original red silk over wooden boards, gilt and gauffered edges, in a blue morocco case.

Folio height (in centimeters): 6.7

Folio width (in centimeters): 4.9

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