M.303, 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/112394


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1415-1465

Language(s): Latin, French


Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris

Illumination contents: Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation fo the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, King David praying, Office of the Dead, Betrayal of Christ, Christ before Pilate, Flagellation of Christ, Christ carrying the Cross, Christ nailed to the Cross, Crucifixion, Descent from the Cross, Entombment of Christ, St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Angel supporting the Body of Christ, Virgin Mary and Christ Child on the Crescent Moon, Standing Virgin and Child, God the Father and the Christ Child, Burial, Saints, Pentecost, Elevation of the Host, Crucifixion, Death of the Virgin

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Hours of the Passion, Gospel Sequences, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Hours of the Trinity, Prayers for the Dead, Prayer to All Saints, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Hours of Corpus Christi, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Virgin for Sabbath

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: French 18th-century red morocco; gilt tooled borders and back: lettered: Heures; in red morocco case by Marguerite Duprez Lahey which is lettered: Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis – French near Paris, c. 1430.

Folio height (in centimeters): 24

Folio width (in centimeters): 18

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