M.316, 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/77406


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1445-1495

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Tournai

Illumination contents: Crucifixion, Christ before Pilate in initial D, Flagellation of Christ in initial D, Christ carrying the Cross in initial D, Crucifixion in initial D, Descent from the Cross in initial D, Entombment of Christ in initial C, Pentecost, Christ and the Holy Spirit in initial D, King David kneeling before the Holy Spirit in initial D, Christ Child and Holy Spirit in initial D, Baptism of Christ in initial D, Christ with tau cross and Holy Spirit before kneeling group in initial D, St. Peter and another disciple minister to kneeling figures in initial C, Virgin Mary and Christ Child enthroned, St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Virgin of the Apocalypse, Pietà, Archangel Michael, St. John the Baptist, St. Peter, St. Paul, St. Andrew, St. Stephen, St. Lawrence, St. Nicholas, St. Mary Magdalene, St. Catherine, St. Barbara, St. Margaret, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Massacre of the Innocents, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, Last Judgment, Raising of Lazarus

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Mass of the Virgin, Gospel Sequences, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Suffrages, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: Yes

Binding description: Original Flemish, dark brown calf, blind-tooled with four panels having the inscription: Sancta Maria Mat.; four brass bosses.

Folio height (in centimeters): 22

Folio width (in centimeters): 15

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