M.27, 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/76859


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1395-1455

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rouen

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Rouen?

Illumination contents: Easter computation table, Feasting, Aquarius, Warming by the Fire, Pisces, Pruning vines, Aries defaced, Man holding vines, Taurus, Falconing, Gemini, Mowing, Cancer, Reaping, Leo, Threshing, Virgo, Treading grapes, Libra, Sowing, Scorpio, Gathering acorns, Sagittarius, Slaughtering a pig, Capricorn, Nativity of St. John the Baptist in initial O, Cross with Arma Christi, St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Annunciation, St. Peter in initial D, St. Paul in initial D, St. Andrew in initial M, St. James major in initial D, St. Bartholomew in initial Q, St. Thomas in initial D, Sts. Philip and James in initial D, Sts. Simon and Jude in initial D, St. Matthew in initial D, St. Barnabas in initial P, All Apostles in initial S, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Pentecost, St. Catherine disputing with the doctors, Baptism of Christ, Martyrdom of St. Catherine, Garin arms, King David praying, Garin arms in initial D, Trinity in initial D, Trinity in initial D, Office of the Dead in initial P, All saints in initial D, Elevation of the Host in initial D, Virgin Mary and Christ Child in initial D, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Betrayal of Christ in initial D, Christ before Pilate in initial D, Flagellation of Christ in initial D, Christ carrying the Cross in initial D, Christ nailed to the Cross in initial D, Descent from the Cross in initial D, Entombment of Christ in initial C, St. Jerome in initial S, St. Anne teaching the Virgin to read in initial D, St. Mary Magdalene in initial L, St. Catherine in initial D, St. Apollonia in initial D, St. Margaret in initial O, St. Genevieve in initial P, St. Avia in initial B, St. Austreberta in initial D, St. Quiteria in initial P, St. Colomba in initial D, St. Honorina in initial E, St. Veronica in initial D, Eleven thousand Virgins in initial D, St. John the Baptist in initial O, St Stephen in initial O, St. Clement in initial D, St. Vincent in initial A, St. Laurence in initial D, St. Dionysius in initial D, St. Christopher in initial P, St. George in initial D, St. Nicasius in initial I, St. Clarus in initial O, St. Sebastian in initial D, St. Eustace in initial D, Sts. Cosmas and Damian in initial d, St. Eutropius in initial C, Massacre of the Innocents in initial D, St. Laudus in initial D, St. Romanus in initial D, St. Martin in initial D, St. Nicholas in initial D, St. Audoenus in initial D, St. Augustine in initial A, St. Ambrose in initial D, St. Gregory in initial D, St. Bernard of Clairvaux in initial P, St. Anthony in initial D, St. Maurus in initial D, St. Leonard in initial P, St. Fiacre in initial A, St. Julian of Mans in initial D, St. Mellonus in initial I

Text contents: Easter Table, Calendar, Prayers to the Virgin, Prayers on Arising, Gospel Sequences, Hours of the Virgin, Suffrages, Office of the Passion, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Hours of St. Catherine, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Fifteen Antiphons and Ten Psalms to the Virgin, Litany of the Virgin, Prayers on Entering a Church, Prayers for During Mass, Hours of the Trinity for Sunday, Office of the Dead for Monday, Hours of All Saints for Tuesday, Hours of the Sacrament for Thursday, Hours of the Virgin for Saturday, Mass of the Trinity, Hours of the Lamentations of the Virgin, Athanasian Creed, Psalms for Various Occasions, Office of the Dead, Poem of Praise to the Virgin, Fifteen Joys of the Virgin, Psalter of the Virgin, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Psalter of St. Jerome, Five Prayers to God, Suffrages of Female Saints, Suffrages of Male Saints, Office of the Nativity, Office of Easter, Mass of the Holy Spirit, Mass of the Virgin, Mass of the Dead, Prayer for Peace, Mass of Pope Clement VI, Prayers of St. Jerome to the wounds of Christ, Prayer to the Magi, Prayer to St. Michael, Prayer to Gabriel, Prayer to one’s Guardian Angel, Prayer to All Saints, Prayer to the Virgin, Hymns for Various Feasts, Added Inscription

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Resewn and marbled end papers added ca. 1830; orange morocco by Marguerite Duprez Lahey, in red morocco case.

Folio height (in centimeters): 20.8

Folio width (in centimeters): 14.5

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