M.59, 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/77015


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1445-1495

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Crucifixion, 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, Office of the Dead, St. Jerome, St. Sebastian

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Cross, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Mass of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Obsecro te, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Psalter of St. Jerome, Suffrage of St. Sebastian

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: Unknown

Binding description: Black leather with metal bosses in black morocco case lattered: Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis – manuscript sur velin du Xve siècle – miniatures grisaille – Ecole de Bruges.

Folio height (in centimeters): 10

Folio width (in centimeters): 7

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