M.156, 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/77076


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1475-1525

Language(s): Latin, Dutch

Use: Rome

Country of production: Netherlands

City or region of production: Southern Netherlands

Illumination contents: Crucifixion, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Christ crowned with thorns, Arrest of Christ, Flagellation of Christ, Mocking of Christ, Christ carrying the Cross, Christ nailed to the Cross, Christ raised to the Cross, Six kings with scepters, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Massacre of the Innocents, Flight into Egypt, Celebration of Mass, King David praying, David and Goliath, David with Goliath’s head met by women playing music, David observing Bathsheba, St. Athanasius, Raising of Lazarus, Three living and three dead, Covered coffin, Trinity in initial O, Christ before Caiaphas in initial D,, Christ before Pilate in initial D, Flagellation of Christ in initial O, Christ carrying the Christ in initial D, Crucifixion in initial D, Pietà in initial D, Entombment of Christ in initial O, Mass of St. Gregory, Virgin Mary and Christ Child in initial O, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Virgo lactans, Virgin and Child with ass and manger, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Moses, Sibyll, Isaiah holding scroll that reads ECCE VIRGO, Circumcision of Christ, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Christ among the Doctors, Christ Child watches the Virgin Mary weeping, Baptism of Christ, Prophet, Sibyl, Temptation of Christ, Feast at Cana, Christ healing a demoniac man, Raising of Lazarus, Mary Magdalen washing Christ’s feet, Christ’s entry into Jerusalem, Prophet, Sibyl, Last supper, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Betrayal of Christ, Christ before Caiaphas, Mocking of Christ, Christ before Pilate, Prophet, Sibyl, Christ crowned with thorns, Flagellation of Christ, Pilate washing his hands, Christ carrying the Cross, Christ nailed to the Cross, Prophet, Sibyl, Christ mocked on the Cross, Christ addressing the Thief, Virgin alone by the Cross, John supporting the Virgin by the Cross, Christ on the Cross alone, Christ drinking vinegar, Prophet, Sibyl, Christ on cross alone, Christ on cross alone, Christ’s side pierced by Longinus, Pietà, Entombment of Christ, Resurrection of Christ, Prophet, Sibyl, Resurrection of Christ, Christ among the apostles, Ascension of Christ, Pentecost, Assumption of the Virgin, Christ showing wounds at the Last Judgment, Prophet, Sibyl, Coronation of the Virgin, Virgin and Christ enthroned, St. John the Baptist, St. John the Evangelist, Sts. Peter and Paul, St. Anthony, St. Nicholas, St. Rochus, Virgin Mary and Christ Child with Angel adoring, St. Gertrude, St. Catherine, St. Barbara, St. Dympna, St. Apollonia, St. Margaret, St. Hedwig, St. Mary of Egypt

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Virgin, Salve sancta parens, Penitential Psalms, Vigil of the Dead, Hours of the Passion, Verses of St. Gregory, Prayers to the Virgin, Suffrages

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 18th-century Belgian calf.

Folio height (in centimeters): 19

Folio width (in centimeters): 13

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