M.357, 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/112382


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1415-1465

Language(s): Latin

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

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Tournai

Illumination contents: All Saints, St. John the Evangelist, St. John, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Annunciation, Angel holding heraldic shield in initial D, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Massacre of the Innocents, Trinity, Pentecost, All Saints, Mass of St. Gregory, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Christ before Pilate, Flagellation of Christ, Christ carrying the Cross, Crucifixion, Descent from the Cross, Entombment of Christ, Virgin Mary and Christ Child, St. Francis, St. Augustine and St. Monica, St. Catherine, St. Jerome, St. Peter of Luxembourg, St. Veronica, Office of the Dead, Last Judgment

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Veni creator spiritus, Prayers to the Holy Spirit, Prayer: “Dulcis amor ihesus”, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Hours of the Virgin from the Nativity to the Purification, Fifteen Psalms, O sapientia, Hours of the Trinity, Office of the Dead, Prayers for parents, Prayers for brothers, Prayers for sisters, Prayers for friends, Office of the Holy Spirit, Hours for All Saints, Prayer to the Holy Sacrament, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Virgin for Saturday, Five Joys of the Virgin, Seven Joys of the Virgin, Prayers to the Virgin, Hours of St. Francis, Hours of St. Augustine, Suffrage to St. Monica, Hours of St. Catherine, Prayers to be said before the Psalter of St. Jerome, Psalter of St. Jerome, Verses of St. Peter of Luxembourg, Seven Last Words of Christ, Prayers at Communion, Prayers to Veronica’s Veil and the Holy Face, Prayer on the Nativity, Prayer on the Transfiguration, Prayer on the Exaltation of the Cross, Prayer to St. Michael, Prayer to Angels, Suffrages, Prayer at a Church Dedication, Prayer for Peace, Office of the Dead, Seven Verses of St. Bernard, Penitential Psalms, Litany

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: Yes

Binding description: Original stamped-leather binding is signed by la. Poulle, who has been identified with a Jean or Jacques Pouille, recorded as a binder in Tournai in 1445.

Folio height (in centimeters): 20

Folio width (in centimeters): 14

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