M.330, 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/77218


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1455-1505

Language(s): Latin

Use: Bourges (Calendar), Rome (Hours of the Virgin)

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Bourges

Illumination contents: St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Pietà, Virgin Mary and Christ Child enthroned, Annunciation, Visitation, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Christ blessing the Apostles, Nativity, Christ before Pilate, Ascension of Christ, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Ecce Homo, Pentecost, Adoration of the Magi, Christ carrying the Cross, Virgin Mary and the Apostles, Presentation in the Temple, Crucifixion, Apostle Peter Baptizing, Flight into Egypt, Descent from the Cross, Apostle Peter meeting the Centurion, Coronation of the Virgin, Entombment of Christ, Ananias and Sapphira, David and Goliath, Job on a dungheap, Crucifixion with kneeling male owner portrait, Archangel Michael, St. Sebastian, St. Christopher, Mass of St. Gregory, St. Anne teaching the Virgin to Read, Noli me tangere, St. Barbara

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Prayer to the Crucified Christ, Suffrages

Hours intercalated?: 1





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Spanish 18th-century red morocco gilt with foliage corner decoration, pomegranate tooling on spine, in purple morocco case gilt tooled by Marguerite Duprez Lahey.

Folio height (in centimeters): 14

Folio width (in centimeters): 9

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