M.282, 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/76908


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1435-1485

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Rome

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris?

Illumination contents: St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, Trinity, Archangel Michael, Parable of Lazarus and Dives, Sts. Peter and Paul, St. John the Evangelist, St. Anthony, St. Christopher, St. Sebastian, St. Eutropius with owner portraits of a man and wife with their son, St. Nicholas, St. Catherine, Noli me tangere, St. Margaret, King David praying, Crucifixion, Pentecost, Office of the Dead

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Obsecro te, Prayer to the Trinity, Prayer to St. Michael, Prayer to St. John the Baptist, Prayer to Sts. Peter and Paul, Prayer to St. John the Evangelist, Prayer to St. Anthony, Prayer to St. Christopher, Prayer to St. Sebastian, Prayer to St. Eutropius, Prayer to St. Nicholas, Prayer to St. Catherine, Prayer to St. Mary Magdalene, Prayer to St. Margaret, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Office of the Dead, Added Inscription in Spanish

Hours intercalated?:

Personalization: A family owner portrait with a man, his wife, and their son appears on f. 132v before St. Eutropius.

Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Follower of the Master of Jean Rolin and a late follower of the Master of the Munich Golden Legend


Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: German 20th-century maroon morocco gold-tooled with silver clasp by F. Halle of Leipzig.

Folio height (in centimeters): 22.3

Folio width (in centimeters): 15.8

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