M.380, 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/76913


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1465-1515

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Paris

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Tours

Illumination contents: Feasting, Warming before the fire, Pruning Trees, Making garlands, Holding a branch, Mowing, Reaping, Threshing, Treading grapes, Sowing, Gathering acorns, Slaughtering a pig, St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke in initial I, St. Matthew in initial I, St. Mark in initial I, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Betrayal of Christ, Mocking of Christ, Christ Carrying the Cross, Annunciation, Visitation, Pentecost, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, King David praying, Job on a dungheap, Resurrection in initial D, Ascension in initial C, Pentecost in initial D, Trinity in initial O, Virgin Mary in initial U, Archangel Michael in initial D, St. John the Baptist in initial P, St. John the Evangelist in initial E, Sts. Peter and Paul in initial D, St. James Major, St. Stephen in initial D, St. Lawrence in initial D, St. Denis in initial C, St. Martin in initial D, St. Nicholas in initial D, St. Giles in initial D, St. Gatianus in initial D, St. Mary Magdalene in initial L, St. Catherine in initial D, St. Agnes in initial O, St. Barbara in initial O, St. Margaret in initial D, All Saints in initial C, Christ as Man of Sorrows, Christ Before Pilate in initial D

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Hours of the Passion, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Suffrages, Hours of the Passion

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Workshop of Jean Bourdichon


Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 18th century French red morocco gilt with black leather diamond-shaped lozenge inlaid as centerpiece, in brown morocco case by Marguerite Duprez Lahey, lettered: Horae ad usum Parisiensis-French-Tours 1490-1500.

Folio height (in centimeters): 16.6

Folio width (in centimeters): 11.3

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