M.190, 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/77099


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1425-1475

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Poitiers

Illumination contents: Office of the Dead, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Betrayal of Christ, Christ carrying the Cross, Flagellation of Christ, Crucifixion with Longinus piercing Christ’s side, Descent from the Cross

Text contents: Office of the Dead, Hours of the Passion

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: French 17th-century red morocco with the crowned monograms and arms of Philippe de Béthune, comte de Selles et Charost, 1603-1665; lettered: Heures de Louis 11me.

Folio height (in centimeters): 21.6

Folio width (in centimeters): 18

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