M.1080, 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/145175


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1465-1615

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Paris

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris?

Illumination contents: St. John the Evangelist, St. John Boiled in Oil, Conversion of Aristodemus, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Pietà, Virgin Mary and St. John the Evangelist, Personifications of the Virtues Mercy and Justice with Peace and Reason before God, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Massacre of the Innocents, Coronation of the Virgin, David and Bethsheba, Crucifixion, Pentecost, Dance of Death, Virgin and Child, Trinity, Archangel Michael transfixing Satan, St. John the Baptist, St. James, St. Christopher, St. Sebastian, St. Nicholas, St. Catherine, St. Barbara, St. John the Evangelist, Sts. Peter and Paul, St. Lawrence, St. Fiacrius, St. Mary Magdalene

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Obsecro Te, O Intemerata, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Office of the Dead, Fifteen Joys of the Virgin, Seven Last Words of Our Lord, Suffrages

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Unknown


Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Mid 16th-century French gilt-panel-stamped brown calf; traces of enamel on interlaces; stamped with the name Nicole Gerves.

Folio height (in centimeters): 16.4

Folio width (in centimeters): 11.2

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