M.363, 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/112393


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1500-1526

Language(s): Latin

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

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Warming before the Fire, Aquarius, Pruning vines, Pisces, Digging, Aries, Falconing, Taurus, Lovers in a grove, Gemini, Farmer drinking from jug, Cancer, Reaping, Leo, Threshing, Virgo, Treading grapes, Libra, Sowing grain, Scorpio, Gathering acorns, Sagittarius, Slaughtering a pig, Capricorn, Christ as Salvator Mundi, Crucifixion, Arma Christi, Pentecost, Virgin Mary and Christ Child Enthroned, 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, King David praying, Raising of Lazarus, Pietà in initial O

Text contents: Calendar, Prayer to the Holy Face, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Mass of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Prayers, Office of the Dead, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Prayers for Self, Stabat mater, Ave cuius conceptio Solempni plena gaudio and other prayers to the conception, Suffrages, Passion according to John, Added Prayer of Thomas Aquinas

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 19th-century Dutch or Polish green velvet with simple silver gilt cross inlaid on upper cover; in green cloth slipcase.

Folio height (in centimeters): 13

Folio width (in centimeters): 10

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