M.58, 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/77014


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1475- 1540

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Tours?

Illumination contents: St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Pietà, Virgin Mary in a mandorla, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, King David Praying, Christ Carrying the Cross, Pentecost, Job on a dung heap

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

Hours intercalated?:



Illuminator: Follower of Jean Bourdichon


Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: Unknown

Binding description: Green velvet in morocco case lettered: Horae – XVth cent.

Folio height (in centimeters): 10

Folio width (in centimeters): 7

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