M.157, 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/77035


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1415-1465

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Paris

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Anjou or Brittany

Illumination contents: Feasting, Warming before the fire, Pruning vines, Carrying a leafy branch, Falconing, Mowing, Reaping, Flaying, Treading grapes, Sowing, Gathering acorns, Slaughtering a pig, St. John the Evangelist, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Virgin and Child Enthroned, Annunciation, Visitation, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Coronation of the Virgin, King David praying, Crucifixion with Longinus piercing Christ’s side, Pentecost, The Holy family and angels, Dancing Jongleurs, Christ showing wounds at the Last Judgment, Office of the Dead, Trinity, Trinity enthroned, Procession with the Holy Sacrament, Adoration of the Cross, St. Michael, Sts. Peter and Paul, St. John the Evangelist, St. Andrew, Sts. Simon and Jude, St. Thomas, St. Bartholomew, All Apostles, Holy Innocents, St. Stephen, St. Denis, St. Laurence, St. Christopher, St. Sebastian, St. Blasius, St. Vincent, St. George, All Martyrs, St. Martin, St. Nicholas, St. Maurice, St. Anthony, St. Maturin, St. Fiacre, St. Leo, St. Giles, St. Germain, All Confessors, St. Mary Magdalen, St. Anne guiding the Virgin who holds a book, St. Elizabeth, St. Catherine, St. Margaret, St. Apollonia, St. Agnes, St. Lucia, St. Cecilia, St. Barbara, All Saints

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin, Office of the Dead, Suffrages

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: Unknown

Binding description: Red velvet, in red cloth slipcase.

Folio height (in centimeters): 22.6

Folio width (in centimeters): 16.3

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