M.130, 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/77030


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1455 -1505

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Sens (Hours of the Virgin), Troyes? (Calendar)

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris

Illumination contents: St. John the Evangelist, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Pentecost, Annunciation, Nativity, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation at the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, Pietà with John the Evangelist and Mary Magdalen, Parable of Lazarus and Dives, Sts. Peter and Paul, St. Sebastian, St. Nicholas, St. Barbara, St. Catherine, St. Margaret

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Prayers, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Obsecro te, Office of the Dead, Suffrages

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: French fanfare binding; late-16th century calf with elaborate gold tooling in the style of Clovis Eve.

Folio height (in centimeters): 20

Folio width (in centimeters): 15

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