M.234, 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/77448


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1455-1514

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Tournai?

Illumination contents: Crucifixion, Pentecost, St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Archangel Michael, St. George, St. Peter, St. James major, St. Christopher, St. Anthony, St. Martin, Mass of St. Gregory, St. Hubert, St. Barbara, Pietà, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Presentation in the Temple, Adoration of the Magi, Massacre of the Innocents, Flight into Egypt, King David Praying, Office of the Dead, St. Iudochus or Josse

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Gospel Sequences, Suffrages, Prayers to the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Prayer to St. Iudocus

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 20th-century (?) blue velvet in blue morocco case, incorrectly labeled: The Duc de Gueldres Prayerbook – circa 1446.

Folio height (in centimeters): 16

Folio width (in centimeters): 12

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