M.32, 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/76886


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1445-1495

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Rouen

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Rouen

Illumination contents: Feasting, Personification of Pride, Baptism of Christ, Personification of Humility, Warming before the Fire, Personification of Envy, Prophet Jonah, Pruning Vines, Personification of Anger, Sacrifice of Isaac, Personification of Patience, Gathering Flowers, Personification of Sloth, Angel embracing Jacob, Personification of Diligence, Falconing, Personification of Avarice, Creation of Eve, Personification of Charity, Mowing, Personification of Gluttony, Job on a dungheap, Personification of Goodness, Reaping, Personification of Lust, Daniel in the Lions’ Den, Personification of Chastity, Threshing, Temptation of Christ, Assumption of the Virgin Mary, Purging of the Temple, Treading Grapes, Christ healing the Paralytic, Judas returning Silver, Woman praying before Christ, Sowing, Christ meeting the Samaritan Woman by a well, Moses parting the Red Sea, Christ delivering the Adulteress, Gathering acorns, Raising of Lazarus, Death of Absalom, Christ healing, Killing a boar, Miracle of Loaves and Fishes, Sick man in bed, Visitation, Hercules drawing arrow at Nessus the Centaur, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Man in tree drops fruit to two women, Miracle of Manna, Nativity, Three shepherds playing music, Prophecy of Sibyl, Archer drawing bow, Augustus issuing the edict of taxes

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: English stamped calf, ca. 1540, with the Tudor rose.

Folio height (in centimeters): 19

Folio width (in centimeters): 13

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