M.1170, 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/282722


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1475-1525

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Crucifixion, Pentecost, Trinity enthroned, Virgin and Christ Child enthroned, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Massacre of the Innocents, Flight into Egypt, King David penitent, Three living and three dead, Archangel Michael, St. John the Baptist, Sts. Peter and Paul, St. James major, St. John the Evangelist, St. Sebastian, St. Christopher, St. Anthony, St. Martin, St. Nicholas, St. Stephen, St. Lawrence, St. Anne teaching the Virgin to read, St. Mary Magdalen, St. Catherine, St. Barbara, St. Margaret, St. Appollonia, St. Julian, All Saints, Guardian angel with kneeling male owner portrait

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Mass of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin, Salve Regina, Ave mundi spes Maria, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Collects, Office of the Dead, Prayers to Christ, Prayers to Archangels, Prayers for use at Mass, Os of St. Bernardinus, Verses of St. Bernard, Prayers with indulgences, O Intemerata, Obsecro te, Stabat Mater with indulgence, Suffrages

Hours intercalated?:

Personalization: Kneeling male owner portrait before depiction of guardian angel on f. 122r




Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: French red morocco, with gilt floral borders and spine in compartments gilt, ca. 1800, and with blue silk endleaves with gilt dentelles, g.e., in a fitted red morocco case gilt.

Folio height (in centimeters): 20

Folio width (in centimeters): 14

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